What Are They?
When most people think of Advance Health Care Directives, they are usually thinking of two separate legal concepts: the Health Care Surrogate and the Living Will. Sometimes these concepts are combined into one document. But at Oakstone Law, we believe they are easier to understand – and easier to get to the right people – if they are two separate documents.
These two documents allow you to plan ahead and make your medical and end of life wishes known before the anxiety and stress that comes with a serious illness or injury. They provide security for you, in knowing that your wishes are laid out. And they provide relief for your loved ones from making tough decisions without your guidance. Continue Reading →