Another important aspect of your health care directive is the Durable Power of Attorney for Health Care as we mentioned above. Here, you will be delegating someone you trust to execute your last wishes. This person will be responsible for carrying out and standing by to the directive and make decisions regarding medical care on your behalf. Therefore, it is crucial for you to talk in detail with this health care agent that you choose in order for him or her to know your wishes. This will give them the freedom to make choices for you that are in your best interests.