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Jul 14, 2015 - 11:15 AM
No. You cannot get a POA with a note from mom’s doctor. An attorney will need to draft the POA and then visit with mom to assess whether or not she has capacity to execute a POA. If the attorney does not feel comfortable that mom knows what she is signing and that she trusts the person she is appointing, it may be necessary to pursue guardianship.