Advanced healthcare directives are instructions to your family & medical providers about the care you want at the end of your life. Its like telling them what type of stoplight you want.
Green means keep on doing everything to keep you alive, even if the doctors think things are hopeless.
Yellow means stop life saving procedures, but use feeding tubes if you cannot eat.
Red means stop all life saving treatments and do not use feeding tubes.
Learn how Oklahoma’s form has flaws and how to correct them.
Do Not Resuscitate (DNR) forms work differently. Mistaking a DNR for an Advanced Healthcare Directive can be deadly.