Advance Directives

Sanford Health Of Northern Minnesota
Health Care Directives

The following information is provided to assist you in developing a Health Care Directive. We urge all adults to fill out the form, have it witnessed and make sure your family understands your wishes. For further assistance, please feel free to contact the Sanford Bemidji Advance Care Planning Coordinator at (218) 333-6060.

Why is it important to have a conversation about and complete a health care directive? Read about Advance Care Planning.
 
Health Care Directive - the comprehensive document to fully outline your choices and preferences for the care you wish to be given.
 
Short Form Health Care Directive - a quick document you may complete if the original directive is not right for you at this time.