Healthcare Decisions Day - Information for Providers

Healthcare Decisions Week

April 16-22, 2018

Thank you for participating in Healthcare Decisions Week. Below you will find a collection of documents for your own use and as handouts for your patients/residents.

Understanding and Implementing Virginia’s Revised Healthcare Decisions Act from the Institute on Aging.

Watch the 2009 video cast:

Educational presentation on Advance Directives by Nathan Kottkamp, with McGuireWoods, LLC, Chair, Committee to Establish Virginia Advance Directives Day. 2007.

Forms

Virginia Advance Directive Form for Healthcare with Sections for Medical, Mental, and End-of-Life Care - short (pdf)

Virginia Advance Directive Form for Healthcare with Sections for Medical, Mental, and End-of-Life Care - full (pdf)

Virginia Advance Directive Form for Healthcare with Sections for Medical and End-of-Life Care (pdf)

Virginia Advance Directive Form for Mental Health Care (pdf)

Virginia Advance Directive Form to Appoint a Healthcare Agent (pdf)

Virginia Advance Medical Directive Form for Healthcare Decisions Day (pdf)

Virginia Advance Directive Amendment - Power of my Agent to Authorize Care over my Objection (pdf)

Virginia Advance Directive Amendment - Life-Prolonging Treatments During Pregnancy (pdf)


 

 


National and Virginia Healthcare Decisions Days are organized by the Health Law Section of the Virginia State Bar in conjunction with the Virginia Hospital & Healthcare Association, Virginia Health Care Association, Virginia Association of Nonprofit Homes for the Aging, Virginia Association for Hospices, Health Law Section of the Virginia Bar Association, Senior Lawyers Conference of the Virginia State Bar, Medical Society of Virginia, Richmond Academy of Medicine, Virginia Department for the Aging, Virginia Nurses Association, Virginia Association of Free Clinics, the Trusts and Estates Section of the Virginia State Bar and Virginia Adult Day Services Association.


Prepared and issued as a public service of the Health Law Section of the Virginia State Bar
 

Updated: Apr 11, 2018