What Is a Health Care Directive?

Answer A health-care directive is a document prepared in advance by a person that describes what medical treatments he wants and provides the name of a guardian in case of a serious illness or injury.Back... Read More »

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What is a short power of attorney on a health-care directive?

Considering a power of attorney for health care can be confusing. Some power-of-attorney forms are lengthy and complicated. Many states enacted laws providing for a short power of attorney on a hea... Read More »

Would Obama's new care plan decrease health care cost and increase access to care?

What are important issues today in regards to health care systems and health conditions?

In the Uk the lack of dental resources and poor dental standards, lack of procedures the nhs is willing to give nhs patients as compared to the past. Also the lack of private dentists and those who... Read More »

Name 12 circumstances that personal health information can be used for purposes unrelated to health care.?

1. As required by law (statute, regulation, court order)2. For public health activities3. Regarding victims of abuse, neglect, or domestic violence4. Health oversite activities (like audits)5. Judi... Read More »