by Chris Calamita, Esq.
There is often confusion between a living will and a do not resuscitate order (DNR). Recent online articles have added to this confusion. In Kentucky, a DNR applies to resuscitation attempts by health care providers before you get to the hospital (for example, attempts by paramedics and nursing home staff). The living will informs doctors of your end-of-life care decisions should you not be able to speak for yourself.Read More