Financial Powers of Attorney

What is a Medical Power of Attorney?

A medical power of attorney is a document that allows you, the principal, to designate a trusted family member or friend to make medical decisions for you in the event you become unconscious or mentally incapable of making those decisions for yourself. The person you designate to make medical decisions for you is called an … Read More

Does Medical Power of Attorney Grant Agent Unrestricted Authority to Act?

A medical power of attorney allows you to designate a trusted family member or friend to make health care decisions for you in the event you are incapacitated and incapable of making them for yourself. Although the medical power of attorney grants your agent broad authority, that authority is not unlimited. The Texas statutes restrict … Read More