It is very important that the person you choose to be your health care agent be an adult that you trust to protect your wishes and interests. If there is no such adult in your life, you may wish to consider a Living Will to provide guidance about your attitudes and preferences regarding your medical care.
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.