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Need to know how to get information from hospital if the person has a medical power of attorney.that is not giving he's family any information

Lawyer's Assistant: Can you tell me what state this is in? And just to clarify, what paperwork has been filed?

Virginia not sure about paperwork

Lawyer's Assistant: Have you talked to a lawyer yet?

No was not sure it I need to

Lawyer's Assistant: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?

I'm asking for he's brother and three sister

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You can have a lawyer make demand of the POA. You can also seek to have the court intervene and appoint a guardian where poa is not acting in best interests of the relative and the family.

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