- Bill paying
- Banking transactions
- Investments, including the management or sale of any stocks or bonds
- Managing or selling real estate
- Managing insurance, including overseeing the payment of any premiums
- Preparing and filing tax returns
Douglas A. Isenstein, MD
Specialty: Critical Care Medicine
- critical care medicine
- internal medicine
Location and Office HoursGeorgia Pulmonary Group
Snellville, GA 30078
- monday: 8:00AM - 5:00PM
- tuesday: 8:00AM - 5:00PM
- wednesday: 8:00AM - 5:00PM
- thursday: 8:00AM - 5:00PM
- BlueChoice (BC/BS of GA)
- BlueCross BlueShield of Georgia
- Coventry Health Care
- United Healthcare
- Eastside Medical Center
- Emory Eastside Medical Center
- Gwinnett Medical Center
What is a power of attorney?
Everplans answeredA power of attorney (POA) is someone you appoint to make legal and financial decisions on your behalf should you be unable to do so. In the power of attorney document, you, the “principal,” name someone to be your power of attorney and specify the powers you wish to give him or her. These powers can be limited or comprehensive. Your power of attorney can be responsible for:
Can the family disagree with the critical care recommendations?
Yes, the family can disagree with the recommendations of the critical care specialist. If this occurs it is important to have a conversation with the specialist to address the family's concerns and the specialist's recommendations so that everyone understands the recommendations and the consequences of not following them as well as the family's wants and expectations.
Is spirometry used in critical care to measure lung function?
Joane Goodroe, Nursing, answered
Spirometry is used in all types of healthcare settings to measure how much air a patient is able to inhale and exhale. Spirometry also measures how fast you can exhale. This will determine how well the patient’s lungs are working. Spirometry is used to diagnose conditions that affect breathing like asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.
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