UNDERSTANDING ADVANCE DIRECTIVES FOR HEALTH CARE
LIVING WILLS AND POWERS OF ATTORNEY IN PENNSYLVANIA
Pennsylvania state law (Act of 1992) now provides for implementation of a Living Will, which details the wishes of a person pertaining to the extent of life preserving efforts he or she wants extended in the event of terminal illness or complete incapacity. If your loved one has made a decision on this matter, it is important that their wishes be put in writing. Because of the complexities of this issue, it is wise to consult an attorney on the matter of a Living Will.
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