My wife has Alzheimer's. My wife signed a Durable Power of Attorney several years ago when she was well, naming me as the primary and our daughter as the alternate. Can I partially release my authority under the Power of Attorney so that our daughter can make healthcare decisions but I still make all of the financial decisions like selling our house? Or can I only release my authority completely? Is there another solution to give our daughter healthcare making authority for my wife but for me to remain the decision maker on everything else?
the best way to get a complete answer to your questions is to bring a copy of the Durable Power of Attorney in to an attorney's office and review it together. There are a variety of possible solutions to your situation.
The problem is getting others to accept the POA-so-ask the medical provider if they would accept the POA concerning you resigning concerning health care powers and letting your daughter make those decisions.
Best way to find out where you stand with the entity that has to accept the document.
The answer given does not imply that an attorney-client relationship has been established and your best course of action is to have legal representation in this matter.
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