In South Australia the Advance Care Directive has replaced the
- Enduring Power of Medical Attorney
- Enduring Power of Guardianship
- Anticipatory Direction
Advance care planning advice can be provided by Nightingale Nurses who have specific skills in the completion of the South Australian Advance Care Directive. This is a legal document which allows people to have some control over future decision making when they may not be able to verbalise their wishes.