Category Archive for "Health Care Proxy"

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Obtaining Guardianship to Authorize Transfer to Nursing Home

Question: My Mother was admitted to a Dementia Unit at our local hospital. She does not have a Health Care Proxy or a Durable Power of Attorney. The hospital tells me that the long term care facilities will not accept…

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Health Care Proxy – Frequently Asked Questions

1. What is a Health Care Proxy? It is a piece of paper that gives a person of your choosing permission to discuss and make health care decisions on your behalf. 2. So, is that different than a Power of…

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