Cassady Law Offices, P.C. - Las Vegas Estate Planning Attorney
Call for a free consultation
702-706-1083

Estate planning and the benefits of health care directives

One of the most difficult aspects of planning for the future could involve implementing strategies for the unknown. While predicting the future may be impossible, creating a plan that covers a variety of potential scenarios could help ensure the needs of a person in Nevada are met in virtually any circumstance. As the onset of a serious medical condition can occur at any moment, using the available estate planning options to create a health care directive could prove imperative.

A health care directive can cover a variety of topics, such as what type of care a person wishes to receive should he or she suffer incapacitation or the onset of dementia. There are a variety of scenarios in which having a similar arrangement could help ensure that the manner of treatment administered aligns with one's wishes and preferences. Health care directives can provide a person with control over future situations that they might otherwise be incapable of handling in the moment.

This directive could also include terms as to how to handle decisions pertaining to the end of life. For instance, individuals who wish to donate organs after passing on can include similar terms in their health care directive. One can also include instructions concerning their preferences concerning funeral arrangements.

While the onset of a serious illness or the end of one's life can be a difficult thing to consider, planning for the possibility could prove essential in various ways. Those who wish to better understand the estate planning options that could help them achieve such goals could find it beneficial to speak with an attorney for advice in making informed decisions. An attorney can provide a client in Nevada with advice on all available options and assist in creating a plan that is in keeping with his or her wishes for the future.

No Comments

Leave a comment
Comment Information
Email Our Team

More Questions? We Have Answers.

Bold labels are required.

Contact Information
disclaimer.

The use of the Internet or this form for communication with the firm or any individual member of the firm does not establish an attorney-client relationship. Confidential or time-sensitive information should not be sent through this form.

close

Privacy Policy

Las Vegas Office
10799 West Twain Avenue
Las Vegas, NV 89135

Toll Free: 800-557-6423
Phone: 702-706-1083
Fax: 702-650-5561
Las Vegas Law Office Map

Henderson Office
2425 W. Horizon Ridge Pkwy.
Henderson, NV 89052

Toll Free: 800-557-6423
Phone: 702-706-1083
Map & Directions