Advanced Directives

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Advanced Directives

Important resources that help you and your family prepare for future end of life treatment decisions.

Prepare for Future End of Life Treatment Decisions

During the final stages of life, a lot of attention is placed on the dying person’s illness rather than them as a person.  The resources in this section are intended to help you care for loved ones facing their end of life with realistic expectations.  

If you wish to formally establish your own health care wishes, you can find information here that will assist you.  

Resources

End of Life Option
Learn more about the California end of life option act. This law. enacted in 2016, gives the option to terminally ill adults ito ask their doctor for prescription medication they can take so they can die peacefully in their sleep should their suffering become unbearable.
www.californiadeathwithdignity.org/end-of-life-option-act

Advanced Health Care Directive (Proprietary) 
Review a California Advance Health Care Directive kit to help you with the decision making process and complete an Advance Health Care Directive
https://shcs.ucdavis.edu/sites/default/files/documents/advance-directive...

Advanced Health Care Directive
Creating an Advanced Directive can be intimidating, but there are resource that can make it easier.  Here you will find a form for California Advance Health Care Directive to help plan and document important health care decisions.
https://oag.ca.gov/sites/all/files/agweb/pdfs/consumers/ProbateCodeAdvan...
https://oag.ca.gov/consumers/general/care

Durable Power of Attorney
Review what you need to know about content for your Durable Power of Attorney for health care, including free examples and forms.
https://powerofattorney.com/california/