Class Helps Share Health Care Wishes – Before a Crisis

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What: Advance Health Care Directive Class Offered

When: Monday (Nov. 8), 3 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Where: Mercy Medical Center Redding, Lower Level Auditoriums

Cost: Free


Making health care decisions can be a complex process. It is important that families and health care providers are aware of a person’s wishes if they are unable to speak for themselves. This class offers valuable tools to help people express their future health care wishes and assign an agent to be a decision maker. The class will also discuss the process for creating an Advance Health Care Directive that allows a person to record their care and treatment preferences in a legal document that can be shared with key health care professionals.

To register for the class, please call 530-24-MERCY (246-3729) or go online to

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