Advance care planning is not just about old age. At any age, a medical crisis could leave someone too ill to make his or her own healthcare decisions. Even if you are not sick now, making healthcare plans for the future is an important step toward making sure you get the medical care you would want, even when doctors and family members are making the decisions for you.
More than one out of four older Americans face questions about medial treatment near the end of life but are not capable of making those decisions. LET’S TALK ABOUT IT! Free Advance Care Planning Educational Series, follow this link to get more information about this: My Care My Plan 2015.