Advance care planning

Who should make your medical decisions if you’re not able to speak for yourself?

The UCHealth Aspen Club, in partnership with Sharing the Care Campaign of northern Colorado, continues to highlight the importance of discussing end-of-life health/medical issues, or “advance care planning.”

Learn about advance directives

Advance directives are legal documents that allow your doctors and loved ones to honor your wishes regarding your medical treatment. These documents only take effect when you are unable to make health care decisions for yourself.

Watch this video to learn more.

You can view/download the forms below. We can help you through the process by notarizing the forms, helping you understand the form and also with many presentations including The Conversation Project, Get Your Advance Directives done, The Death Café and Go Wish Game and Discussion.

Advance Directive/Living Will form Medical Durable Power of Attorney for Health Care form

Need help?

If you need help completing your forms, please call the Aspen Club at 970.495.8560 or the Advance Care planning team with the Health District at 970.482.1909. Or go to their website at

You can also visit the Advance Care Planning page on the Sharing the Care Campaign website.


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