Planning for Incapacity FAQ
A durable power of attorney allows you to carry on your financial affairs in the event that you become disabled.
An agent may be anyone who is legally competent and over the age of 18.
A HIPPA or the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act is a Federal law that requires the establishment of national standards to protect the privacy of patients’ health care information. The Privacy Rule, which took effect on April 14, 2003, regulates the use and disclosure of “Protected Health Information.