You decide who may see your health care directive. It is a good idea to tell your health care agent, family, close friends, health care provider, and attorney and give them copies of it. Do not keep it in a safe deposit box where it would be inaccessible when needed.
This article is intended to be helpful and informative. But even common legal matters can become complex and stressful. A qualified estate planning lawyer can address your particular legal needs, explain the law, and represent you in court. Take the first step now and contact a local estate planning attorney to discuss your specific legal situation.