Living Wills For When A Person Is Terminally Ill
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This category concerns how to get, maintain, implement, and deal with living wills, to determine how they will be treated if they are terminally ill. A living will is different than a last will and testament. It allows a person to approve or decline certain types of medical care if one has a terminal injury or illness. It includes provisions about declining medical treatment, that might lead one to die as a result.
A Living Will Declaration and End of Life Registry Programs
Links to information about living wills from the Louisiana Secretary of State and a living will declaration form. This also includes a link with information to Louisiana Secretary of State's End Of Life Programs. This information cannot take the place of the advice of an attorney, but it may help you.