What Is An Advance Directive?

It is a legal document that provides directions for your health care in the event that you are unable to speak for yourself or make decisions. Your Advance Directive can include both power of attorney for health care and a living will.

The information on this page is meant to provide a general overview of the law. The laws in your state and/or city may deviate significantly from those described here. If you have specific questions related to your situation you should speak with a local attorney.

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