Office of Patient Care Advocacy

The Office of Patient Care Advocacy serves as a central point for TDH on Healthy Aging Initiatives in Tennessee, and includes information on Advance Directives for Health Care, Alzheimer's Disease and Brain Health, Older & Vulnerable Adult Abuse, Palliative Care, and Tennessee Dementia-Friendly Communities. Visit the links and resources below or click Contact Us to reach someone in our office directly. 

Tennessee Health Commissioner Dr. Ralph Alvarado & Advance Directives for Health Care