The 2016 theme of the National Healthcare Decisions Day is, “It Always Seems Too Early, Until It’s Too Late.” This annual event reminds us to prioritize health care decision making. We need to make our own health care decisions, for ourselves and for those who love us.
While it’s a good start, creating advance care planning documents like living wills doesn’t ensure your end of life wishes are followed. You have to have a dialogue with the people you want making decisions on your behalf! It may not be easy but don’t wait until it is too late.
There are several valuable resources to help start the conversation. Here are just a few:
Seeking additional resources? Let INALA be your guide. You deserve a credible source for ensuring your end of life wishes are followed. Contact us today at exdir@INAssistedLiving.org or 317-733-2390.