Think about your values, beliefs and wishes. How do these translate into future care? Take some time to think about the quality of life you wish to have.
Part of the free Veterans Affairs Advance Directive is choosing your health care decision maker. Choosing a health care decision maker means selecting someone you trust to speak on your behalf if you cannot.
Your wishes are not set in stone. Sometimes, people's views, beliefs and wishes may change - so can your free Veterans Affairs Advance Directive. It's also important to revisit this form to make sure your wishes are up-to-date.