A written statement of a person’s wishes regarding medical treatment, often including a living will, made to ensure those wishes are carried out should the person be unable to communicate them to a doctor.
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An Advance Directive that includes both a Declaration and a Durable Power of Attorney for Health Care in one document. Nevada law does not specifically provide for a combined directive nor does it prohibit one. If possible, you should have a Declaration and a Durable Power of Attorney for Health Care, either combined or separately, so that your desires have the strongest basis for legal enforcement.