Your Rights as the Parent of a Young Adult – What You Need to Know When a Medical Crisis Hits

In most states, there are three legal documents which can make all the difference when a medical crisis strikes and your young adult child is far from home. Used together, they can ensure a parent or trusted adult be kept in the loop about care and treatment when a child over the age of 18 experiences a medical event while away at college, traveling, or living far from home.