COVID-19 Highlights Critical Need for Advance Healthcare Directives – Part 1

The Need For a Go-Bag Is Even More Important During a Pandemic

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  In response to a series of wildfires that ravaged Southern California in 2017, we look to this article explaining why your family should have a “go-bag” ready in the event a natural disaster or other emergency strikes your home. Go-bags originated with the US military, which requires its personnel to always keep one on-hand … Read more

COVID-19 Highlights Critical Need for Advance Healthcare Directives – Part 2

In the first part of this series we discussed the vital importance of having updated advance directives in place in light of COVID-19. Here, we’ll look at several additional provisions you should consider adding to your directives to address potential contingencies related to the pandemic. With new cases of COVID-19 currently surging in dozens of states, … Read more

COVID-19 Highlights Critical Need for Advance Healthcare Directives – Part 1

As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to ravage the country, doctors across the nation are joining lawyers in urging Americans to create the proper estate planning documents, so medical providers can better coordinate their care should they become hospitalized with the virus. The most critical planning tools for this purpose are medical power of attorney and … Read more