Tuesday, August 19, 2014
Advanced health care directives and financial power of attorney are helpful planning tools to ensure that in the later years of life, one’s health care and financial needs are provided for. However, they can also be helpful during other stages of life. For a new student that is leaving home and starting the adventure of college life, these tools can ensure that parents can assist with health care decisions, access important health information, and address financial circumstances if the need arises.
See Michael J. Maransky, Back to School: Health Care Directives and Powers of Attorney for College Students, Mondaq, Aug. 14, 2014.