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Home of the Akamai Kupuna
-- Wise Older Person

Prepare for the Worst and Expect the Best!

 

 "Surrogate Decision Making"

 

Coming in February 2018

 

Who can make health care decisions for an individual no longer capable of making decisions, has no designated health care agent and has no guardian?

 

Historically, health care providers have turned to family members to provide informed consent in these situations.

 

Since 1999, Hawai`i’s UHCDA has provided a mechanism for surrogates to make decisions for incapacitated individuals. Come and find out what the law says.

 

Chances Are...

 

 

A Caregiver's Legal Planner Including Forms, Checklists and a Kokua Packet

 

Coming in October

 

At the City and County of Honolulu Elderly Affairs Division

 

Call 768-7700

 

This publication was funded through

the Older Americans Act, Revised

May 2006 as administered by the

Elderly Affairs Division, City and County of Honolulu

 

2017

 

UHELP

 

Helping Hawai‘i’s Elders Prepare for the Worst and Expect the Best.

 
 

Classes

Elder Law (Law 521)

This course provides a basic foundation for legal practice with older persons at the intersection of law, aging and medicine.

 

Health Law: Bioethics (Law 532)

This course provides a basic foundation for legal practice in the field of Health Law.

This course provides a basic foundation for the study of bioethics, healthcare and the law. 

 

Elder Law Clinic (Law 590D)

The Elder Law Clinic is a three (3) credit hour course (590 D).  All Clinic students must become law student interns under Rule 7 of the Hawaii Supreme Court Rules. 

 
 

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