Who Can Make Medical Decisions for Me If I Am Incapacitated?
The person who makes medical decisions on your behalf if you are incapacitated is your power of attorney. In general, individuals name a closely related family member to fulfill this role.
You may want to appoint the following individuals to act as your power of attorney:
- Adult children
This appointment is an important one. Choose this role carefully, and only select someone you trust to carry out your wishes.