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09.09.2014

Who Decides? Informed Consent, Advance Directives and the Hierarchy of Decision Makers (Chelan, Wash.)

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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.