New Legal Guide for the Seriously Ill
Would you know how to handle your legal and financial matters if you, or a loved one, became seriously ill or injured? Planning ahead and understanding what steps to take to get your affairs in order are important issues for all of us. An extremely useful and informative free guide is now available.
The Legal Guide for the Seriously Ill explains seven key steps in a brief, clear way while offering additional tips and resources for readers looking for more detailed information and guidance. The Guide is a project by the American Bar Association Commission on Law and Aging commissioned by the National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization.
The newly released guide is a valuable resource providing critical tools that help readers understand their options, make informed decisions, and find resources concerning paying for health care, long term care, patient rights, benefits, property ownership, legal tools such as powers of attorney, wills, trusts, and more.