The Differences between DNR, Advance Directive, and Medical Power of Attorney


The Differences between DNR, Advance Directive, and Medical Power of Attorney

You know you want control of your end-of-life medical decisions, but which documents control what, and which do you need?

 

There’s a lot of confusion about the various documents that control someone’s end-of-life medical wishes. Many people have strong feelings about how certain medical situations should be handled, and it’s a big part of why estate planning is so important and personal.

John spells out the differences and overlaps between DNR, Advance Directive, and Medical Power of Attorney, three common documents in the estate planning process.


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