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Advance Directives

Image of a Doctor and a patientAdvance directives specify the type of care you wish to receive in the event you are unable to communicate your choices. The terms living will and durable power of attorney for healthcare refer to certain types of directives. Through an advance directive, you can provide specific instructions for your care or designate almost any adult to make healthcare decisions on your behalf.

Click here to learn more about advance directives (PDF, Adobe Acrobat required, get it here).