Wynne A. Whitman, Shawn D. Glisson "Wants, Wishes, and Wills: A Medical and Legal Guide to Protecting Yourself and Your Family in Sickness and in Health"
Publisher: FT Press; 1 edition (May 11, 2007) | 336 Pages | ISBN: 0131568981 | PDF | 1.3 MB
Take Control of Your Medical Care, Your Estate Planning, and the Legacy You Leave
Includes checklists, examples, definitions, ideas, and a plain- English glossary of the terms you need to understand
"Whether you are single, married, old, young, parent, or child, this book will be useful. The authors' combination of medical and legal expertise make this an exceptionally comprehensive guide for thinking through important health, end-of-life, and estate planning issues that we all face. It certainly helped me open a dialogue with my family and spurred me to take control of my own wants, wishes, and wills."
-Cynthia J. Smith, Lecturer, Ohio State University, Fisher College of Business and Department of Anthropology
"Over many years of helping patients and families deal with the end of their lives, I am always struck by how hard it is to face that inevitable event. Thinking straight when you can makes sense.Wants, Wishes, and Wills can help you do it now. Tomorrow is already here."
-Deborah Y. Kamin, PhD, Senior Director of Cancer Policy and Clinical Affairs,American Society of Clinical Oncology
"Wants, Wishes, and Wills is a `must read' for anyone needing to access the U.S. health care system."
-Vickie Yates Brown, President-Elect (2007-2008), American Bar Association Health Law Section
"As you read the sound advice from Wynne Whitman and Dr. Shawn Glisson, think about your own life circumstances. Think about your family, friends-and yourself. Remember that thinking about its end may be the most eloquent way to celebrate your life."…