Advance Directives and DPOA forms updated

A new Michigan Medicine toolkit makes it simple and straightforward to complete an Advance Directive and Durable Power of Attorney for Healthcare. The updated Michigan Medicine Advance Directives and DPOA-HC booklet is the result of a system- wide initiative. The revised booklet is written in plain language and utilizes simple icons and checklists. It includes 20 B&W pages for easy printing on any office or home printer. Additionally, the toolkit meets the requirements to be a legal document in the state of Michigan. The content was reviewed by relevant experts at Michigan Medicine, including patient advisors who provided valuable feedback and suggestions to ensure the material is patient-centered.

To find the booklet in the Clearinghouse: search for Advance Directives dpoa and select: Starting the Conversation