Mother has to have 24/7 lkng term facility, but i only have the power of attorney and she doesn't want to go
Diagnosed yesterday and cannot be left alone and I can't do it any longer
Estate Planning Attorney
If you are the agent under the Advance Health Care Directive, you have the ability to make decisions regarding her Heath Care, but if she flat out refuses to work with you on this, it is a difficult situaton.
Have you thought of hiring a geriatric care manager to come up with a care plan? Maybe your mom needs to hear all of this from someone other than you. Perhaps your mom needs to be more involved in the decision making process so that she can visit possible nursing homes.
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