A living will is a specific directive that allows you to specify what actions may or may not be taken regarding your health care in the event that you become unable to make the decisions for yourself. The attorneys at Middleton Law Offices are skilled in counseling clients through the process and in drafting sound documents, ensuring the best outcome for your personal health and wellbeing.
This document permits a loved one to make health care decisions for you in the event you cannot. If you do not have this document Court intervention will be required. This even applies where the patient is married. That is, spouses cannot make health care decisions for each other.
This document releases your health care information to your loved ones. Your health care information may not be released to even a spouse without a release or Court intervention.