How to Decide
As you age, you can feel better knowing there are steps you can take to ensure that your wishes, both medical and financial, are carried out the way that you want them. Advance care planning entails discussing your wishes, completing legal documents, and appointing a health care decision maker.
Having your decisions squared away and clear, so that there are no misunderstandings or second-guessing, can be the greatest gift you can give to your loved ones, and yourself. In this section we will answer the following questions:
- What considerations should I make when building my advance care plan?
- Will I need a lawyer?
- What legal steps should I take for my medical well-being?
- What legal steps should I take for my financial well-being?