Fox Valley Hematology & Oncology, Heartland Hospice Care host advance directives seminar

19 Mar 2018 General

On Monday, April 16, 2018, Fox Valley Hematology & Oncology (FVHO), in partnership with Heartland Hospice Care, will host a workshop from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., where the public can come at their convenience and receive assistance in completing their healthcare power of attorney and medical living wills.

Power of attorney gives another person the authority to act on someone else’s behalf in legal or health matters, while a medical living will is legal, documented instructions regarding a person’s preferences for medical care if they are unable to make those decisions. These forms typically take 20 to 30 minutes to complete.

The workshop will take place at FVHO’s Health & Wellness Center, located at 3925 N. Gateway Drive, Appleton, in support of National Healthcare Decisions Day. FVHO physician Dr. Jack Swanson will be available during that time frame to assist and answer questions.

The event is free and open to the public. Please contact FVHO at (920) 749-1171 with any questions.