During the admission process, you will be given a booklet called, “Quality of Life Decisions”, and asked if you have an Advanced Directive, Living Will, or Durable Power of Attorney. This is routine for all admissions.
This form gives our Transitional Care Unit staff direction in case of an emergency. Such an emergency is unexpected; however, since the length of stay is longer in TCU, we must be prepared for any event.
The completion of this form assures us we will properly intervene in any situation.