This document allows you to appoint someone to make decisions for you in respect to your assets when you are unable to do so. When accidents, illnesses, or prolonged absences occur, you may need someone to manage your financial affairs. It can be done in anticipation of a future need, for a special purpose or for a limited time.
This document names someone to be your health care agent, sometimes referred to as a representative proxy, or patient advocate. This is a person you choose to make decisions about your medical treatment and health care if you become unable to participate in medical treatment decisions.