Download this Massachusetts Health Care Proxy form, in order to designate a trusted person to make healthcare decisions for you in the even you are unable to make them for yourself. This form puts your healthcare professionals on notice about who will make decisions and be privy to your health information and conditions. Technically, Massachusetts does not recognize living wills per se, but individuals can inform their health care proxy ahead of time for treatment wishes and directives.
Massachusetts statute states the following: “Health care proxy”, a document delegating to an agent the authority to make health care decisions, executed in accordance with the requirements of this chapter. MA ST 201D § 1