_A Power of Attorney for Health Care will permit your agent to make decisions regarding certain health care decisions. Some of these powers include:
  •     Consenting to medical treatment;
  •     Withdrawing life sustaining;
  •     Admitting you to or discharging you from any hospital or other health care facility;
  •     Binding you to a contract for health care services;
  •     Obtaining copies of your medical records.
Prior to signing a Health Care Power of Attorney, you should consult with an estate planning attorney to make sure you understand the form.