Online “living will” tool is launched to help ensure that people’s care wishes are respectedBMJ 2015; 351 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.h6770 (Published 14 December 2015) Cite this as: BMJ 2015;351:h6770
- Clare Dyer
- 1The BMJ
A campaign has been launched to help people ensure that their wishes about treatment and care are respected, even when they lose the ability to take decisions for themselves.
A non-profit online tool, mylivingwill.org.uk, sets out the law on “living wills” and outlines the steps for creating advance decisions and advance statements that can be downloaded, signed, and given to doctors and patients’ family members.
The website has …