- ACLS (advanced cardiac life support)
An advanced form of CPR using both mechanical and pharmaceutical interventions.
- acute health condition
A disease or state of being for which there is a good chance of full recovery; usually an illness or condition of short duration.
The individual or financial institution appointed to oversee the estate of a person dying without a valid will or if no executor or personal representative is named. Also referred to as an administratrix.
- advance directive
A document that combines both the Living Will directives and Health Care Proxy selection into a single document.
Individual or individuals named to make your financial and business decisions under a Power of Attorney. Also called an attorney-in-fact ...