It happens too often. A health care emergency occurs; panic ensues, and the patient’s end-of-life wishes take a back seat to established protocols to extend life. Failing to honor a patient’s advance directives can increase the individual’s discomfort and prolong the dying process – the opposite of what the patient wanted.
As professional advisors, we understand how strongly our clients want their advance directives to be honored. That’s why we remind individuals of all ages – from young adults age 18 ...Continue Reading →