April 12, 2019 - Advance Directives, Healthcare POAs, and Living Wills

If you missed the original broadcast, watch the show here. 

 

Segment 1: Advance Directives – The Legal Perspective

Tim Takacs and Barbara McGinnis discuss the legal aspect of Advance Directives.

 

Segment 2: Advance Directives- How to Talk with Your Doctor

Tim and Barbara talk to Dr. Anthony Dallas about how to approach the subject of Advance Directives with your healthcare provider. 

 

Segment 3: On the Front Lines – Emergency Management Services’ Perspective

Jackson Boyd, Lieutenant and Paramedic with Sumner County Emergency Management Systems, joins Tim and Barbara to discuss how first responders work with Advance Directives.

 

Segment 4: Advance Directives and the Emergency Room

Dr. Love Anani, Emergency Medicine Physician, APP Emergency Department Medical Director and Robertson County EMS Medical Director, joins Tim and Barbara to discuss how Advance Directives work during a medical emergency.

 

Segment 5: Advance Directives- Lessons from Hospice

Jennifer Kennedy, Hospice and Palliative Nurse Practitioner at HighPoint Hospice, joins Tim and Barbara to discuss how the Advance Directive process is affected by hospice care.

 

Resources

Learn more about concepts, organizations, and information mentioned in the show.

Takacs McGinnis Elder Care Law, PLLC
615-824-2571
www.tn-elderlaw.com

Family Health Care of Hendersonville
615-826-3100  
www.familyhealthcareofhendersonville.com

Sumner County EMS
615-451-0429
www.sumnerems.org

NorthCrest Medical Center
615-384-2411
www.northcrest.com

HighPoint Hospice
615-328-6690
www.mysumnermedical.com/our-services/hospice

 

If You Need Extra Help...

If you have questions about the process of aging, it can be useful to work with an elder law attorney. At Takacs McGinnis Elder Care Law, we specialize in helping clients and their families navigate the many twists and turns that can occur during the long-term care journey. We can help you, too. Just give us a call at 615.824.2571.

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