Who Decides? Informed Consent, Advance Directives and the Hierarchy of Decision Makers (Chelan, Wash.)
Lane Powell Attorney Jonathon Bashford will present “Who Decides? Informed Consent, Advance Directives and the Hierarchy of Decision Makers” at the Washington Health Care Association’s Annual Fall Conference at 2:45 p.m. on Tuesday, September 9. During his presentation, Bashford will provide administrators, clinical staff and direct caregivers the background they need to successfully navigate who can make decisions about a patient’s care if the patient is incapacitated due to a medical emergency or long-term cognitive decline. Bashford will also explore how to distinguish between the authority of durable power of attorneys, attorneys-in-fact, legal guardians and family members. The conference will take place September 8-10 at Campbell’s Resort in Chelan, Washington. For more information or to register, visit the event website.