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Advanced Healthcare Directive

Advanced Healthcare Directive (noun): A legal document where a person specifies what actions should be taken for their health if they are no longer able...

Advanced Healthcare Directive (noun): A legal document where a person specifies what actions should be taken for their health if they are no longer able to make decisions for themselves. Also known as living will, personal directive, advance directive, or advance decision.

Words commonly used with this term include:

  • Will
  • Estate
  • Probate
  • Trust Litigation

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