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Legal Health Documents

Legal experts recommend all adults complete an advance health care directive form, also known as a living will.

The unexpected can happen—accidents, health problems, and emergencies can place people in a situation where they can't speak for themselves. Advance health care directives, such as a living will and medical power of attorney, are legal documents that ensure a person's wishes are fulfilled.

Advance health care directives include these forms:

Here are additional resources about end-of-life planning: