End of life care
Guidance on making decisions about end of life care. If you need to make decisions about your healthcare, understanding your rights and planning in advance can give you peace of mind.
"Compassion in Dying" is a registered charity set up to help people make informed choices. There are lots of clear information on the Compassion in Dying website which answers questions such as;
- What are my rights to make decisions about my treatment and care?
- What happens if I cannot make a decision for myself?
- Can I make decisions on behalf of someone else who lacks capacity?
- How can I ensure my wishes about treatment and care are respected?
Compassion in Dying offers easy to follow advice about making a Living Will, Lasting Power of Attorney, Do not attempt resuscitation forms (DNAR) and lots more. Click on the link below.