An Advance Care Plan is a document that tells your doctor how you want to be treated if you are unable to make the healthcare decisions for yourself.
You can use an Advance Care Plan to:
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- tell your doctor whether or not you want life-prolonging medical treatment
- add special instructions, such as burial arrangements
- donate your organs
- name a person to make healthcare decisions for you if you are unable to make the decisions yourself