power of attorney divorce in Chicago, Illinois

Can My Spouse Make Medical Decisions For Me If We’re Getting Divorced In Chicago, Illinois?

Yes.  If you’re spouse has not yet divorced you, you have no health care power of attorney, and you are not conscious, your spouse can make medical decisions on your behalf. Understandably, this is disturbing at best and terrifying at worst.  Let’s go through the steps you’d have to take to make sure this doesn’t…