Advance Care Planning
Advance Health Care Directive
Keeping your health care choices in your hands.
Have you thought about how you want to be cared for when you can't take care of yourself? Or who to entrust with your important health care decisions?
By establishing an advance directive, you can rest assured that you'll receive care on your terms because all the decisions made will be your own. Take the time now to plan for your health care future.
What is an advance directive?
An advance directive is a legal document that allows you to make your health care preferences known in the event you can't make them for yourself. You can specify the type of medical treatment you want to receive, who can make health care decisions for you and express your end-of-life wishes. Advance directives also include a health care power of attorney and a living will. Be sure to share a completed copy of your directive with your primary care doctor.
Secure the future of your health.
Access the form below to learn more about advance directives and to create your own today.
Experience our classes and events.Get an overview of the planning process and basic tools for advance care directives and other health care decisions.
Choose the best doctor in San Diego for you.
View doctors specializing in primary care in San Diego.
"The Sharp Experience means delivering detailed, up-to-date health assessments to patients with sincerity and compassion."
"I provide a wide range of services for my patients with a great and caring staff."
"The Sharp Experience means taking care of everyone — from patients to medical staff — to achieve optimal care and happiness for quality outcomes."
"I believe in providing personalized care that patients can't find anywhere else in San Diego."
"I try to create a comfortable environment to make each patient feel that they will be listened to."
"The opportunity to improve the quality of lives makes this the best job in the world."