Schaefer Law

Healthcare Proxy

Appointing A Trusted Representative

Designating a trusted individual as your healthcare proxy ensures that someone familiar with your values and preferences can advocate for you in medical situations when you are unable to speak for yourself.

Clear Communication Of Your Wishes

Creating a healthcare proxy allows you to clearly outline your medical treatment preferences, end-of-life care decisions, and other important healthcare choices. This document ensures that your wishes are known and respected.

Legal Protection And Peace Of Mind

Having a healthcare proxy in place provides legal protection and peace of mind for both you and your loved ones. It alleviates uncertainty and potential conflicts by clearly designating who will make medical decisions on your behalf.

Regular Review And Updating

It is important to review your healthcare proxy regularly and make updates as needed. Life circumstances and preferences may change, so ensuring that your document reflects your current wishes is essential.