Someone who holds a copy of your advance care planning document.
Making sure your wishes are known
An advance care document custodian is either a person or an organisation that holds a copy of your advance care planning document. A healthcare provider may contact your custodian to get access to your documents.
Details of up to two custodians can be stored in your record. Saved custodians will be displayed on the Advance Care Document Custodian page
Advance care document custodian consent
The Advance Care Document Custodian section in your Advance Care Plan is where you can add the details of the contact person, or organisation. You must obtain their consent before uploading their details to your record.
Storing this information will help healthcare providers access your custodian’s details if they are needed.