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A medical crisis could leave someone too ill to make his or her own healthcare decisions. Learn about what Advance Care Planning is and how important it is for you and your loved ones.
An Advance Health Care Directive (or Advance Medical Directive) allows you to state what you want for your own medical care if you are unable to make decisions for yourself. Learn more about this important document.
This Age in Action case study discusses CPR and DNR (Do Not Resuscitate) Decision Making.
This article reviews end-of-life issues including financial decisions, medical decision making (including advanced directives), as well as legal issues such as power of attorney and guardianship.
Learn more about what you need to know about Virginia's "Durable Do Not Resuscitate Order".