Frequently Asked Questions

How is an Appointment of Healthcare Agent different from an Advance Care Plan?

How is an Appointment of Healthcare Agent different from an Advance Care Plan?
An Appointment of Healthcare Agent allows you to choose someone else to make healthcare decisions for you if you are unable to make them yourself.

An Advance Care Plan is a written record of decisions that you have made yourself. As part of your Advance Care Plan, you can appoint an agent to make healthcare decisions for you if you are unable to make them yourself.