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.