Creating A Living Will in Bucks County

A living will is also referred to as an advance directive and informs family members and medical staff of your wishes should you be unable to speak for yourself. This can include anything from declining even the most basic life sustaining treatments such as CPR to more long term issues such as feeding tubes or advanced life support. It is always a good idea to include your family, especially those you expect will be in the decision-maker roles, in the creation of your living will. While it will be laid out in the document, family members will undoubtedly be going through emotional turmoil while making these calls, and it will help if they are able to recall the conversation you had with them regarding your wishes.

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