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NH Surrogate Decision Maker Law Now in Effect

New Hampshire’s new “Surrogate Decision Maker Law” took effect on January 1st. This law amends RSA 137-J — the state’s advance directive statute — and creates a hierarchical list of family members/friends who may make health care decisions for patients in certain situations forĀ a limited time period. It’s important that home care and hospice agencies […]

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