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We need a blank Health power of attorney form to fill out with and for my husbands brother. He is 76 years old and has health problems and needs someone to speak for him if he is unable to. He is single and living alone

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

Missouri His sister did have one but is now unable to assist him as she is 83 and ill also.

Lawyer's Assistant: Has anything been filed or reported?

She did have a medical power of attorney but has lost it

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

That will get us headed in the right direction as we are concerned about him

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Here is a link to a MISSOURI HEALTHCARE POA

It also includes instructions.

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