EP Planning: Section(s) H & I - Health Care POA, End of Life Planning, Organ Donation & Burial

- Agents Under Health Care Power of Attorney - Advanced Directives for Health & Personal Care - Organ Donation & Burial
  • 1. Agents Under Health Care Power of Attorney

  • The power of attorney for medical care gives the person you name as your agent the authority to make a wide range of medical decisions on your behalf. It also gives your agent access to your medical information and authority to fully participate with your treating physicians in deciding the care to be provided to you. Obviously, the person you designate to be your agent should be someone you trust with life and death decisions. Please be sure to discuss these decisions with your agent and with your doctor in detail.
  • Names of addresses of at least (2) people to act as your agent from the Advanced Health Care Directive.
  • 2. Advanced Directives for Health and Personal Care

    Advance Health Care Directive and Power of Attorney for Health Care are important health care decision making documents. It appoints someone you name to make medical care decisions for you if you cannot make your own medical decisions. It applies to more situations than the living will, which addresses only continued life support if you have a terminal condition.
  • Relief from Pain and Palliative Care

  • I. Organ Donation and Burial