Does your family know your wishes if you were to suddenly become unable to make decisions for yourself? Do they know if you want to be resuscitated? Do they know if you want to be kept on life support? Do they have the legal authority to make decisions for you in emergencies?
Deb Roush and Deene Dhuce from Perry's Care Management team join the podcast to discuss the importance of advance directives and how to get started making plans for the unexpected.
Forms and information are also available on the Illinois Department of Public Health