Some events are inevitable. Illness, accidents, and eventually death are part of getting older, and have negative effects on your quality of life. We can choose to live in fear of these things, or we can be prepared!
One simple tool to prepare for these life events is a Healthcare Power of Attorney. Estate and Elder Law experts Peter Harbach and Sarah Kons from Hooper Law Office explained what this tool (sometimes called Medical POA) is and how it is created. They also shared some surprising facts about who needs one, and when it comes into effect.