Advance Health Care Planning Workshop

When: November 15, 2018 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Where: The Senior Center , 28 S Linn St., Iowa City, Iowa 52240

What if you had an injury or illness that left you unable to communicate? Would your family or friends know what kind of medical treatment you would want? The Senior Center will offer a 2-hour[...]

When:
November 15, 2018 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
2018-11-15T10:00:00-06:00
2018-11-15T12:00:00-06:00
Where:
The Senior Center
28 S Linn St.
Iowa City
Iowa 52240
Cost:
Free
Contact:
The Senior Center
319-356-5220
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What if you had an injury or illness that left you
unable to communicate? Would your family or
friends know what kind of medical treatment
you would want? The Senior Center will offer
a 2-hour workshop to prepare individuals to
complete an advance directive document using
the Honoring Your Wishes health care directive, a
legal document in the state of Iowa. In addition,
this workshop will present:
u Tips to start conversations about what is
important to you
u Considerations for choosing a health care
agent (surrogate decision maker)
u Advance care planning resources available to
you in the community
“With my advance directive, I know I will have a
voice if the time comes when I cannot speak.”
—A community member