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A 48-year-old female asked:

Older family member has signs of mci also has poa over elderly parent. how difficult is it for parent with mild dementia to rescind poa and reassign?

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Dr. Susan Uhrich
Psychiatry 37 years experience
Should not be: Very difficult. See the lawyer who drew up the original power of attorney. Some memory difficulties does not mean that the person is not capable of making decisions.
Dr. Maureen Nash
Geriatric Psychiatry 25 years experience
Contact attorney: An experienced elder law attorney can help. Every state is different.

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