DPOAHC

AcronymDefinition
DPOAHCDurable Power of Attorney for Health Care
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(104.) DPOAHC FAQ Sheet 1, available at http://www.mobar.org/uploadedFiles/ Home/Publications/Legal_Resources/Durable_Power_of Attorney/final-dpa-forms-fillable.pdf.
They may not have considered a living will to be very important, and the term "Durable Power of Attorney for Health Care" (DPOAHC) may be meaningless to them.
Clinic and other RNs are in a good position to begin dialog with patients and families about the need to create living wills, DPOAHCs, and do not resuscitate (DNR) orders.