There are thousands of articles and websites promoting the importance and benefits of advance care planning. So, it was refreshing to see the value of ACP framed in a fresh new way.
Monica Williams-Murphy’s recent blog post gives a “different perspective.” She explains the value of ACP in terms of just how bad things can get. She calls them “unorthodox reasons.” Here are just 4 of her 8 reasons.
- You don’t want your Aunt Bertha changing your diapers.
- The loudest person in your family may not have your best interest in mind.
- I’ll bet you know who you don’t want making decisions for you.
- Grudges can come back to bite you.