Health Care Power of Attorney

What Are Advanced Health Care Directives in South Carolina?

As a Probate Attorney located in Summerville, South Carolina, I am often asked about advanced directives and how it will affect them. This is a fundamental document that needs to be executed during your life to ensure that you receive the kind of health care you want if you are ever incapacitated. Having an advance directive [...]

Why is a Healthcare Power of Attorney Important?

As a Summerville probate attorney, I have helped many people who needed to complete a Health Care Power of Attorney (PoA) for themselves or a loved one.  The purpose of a Health Care PoA form is to allow someone else to make medical decisions on your behalf should you be unable to make them yourself. Though [...]