Name Your Agent

Make sure they know who to call

Your health care agent makes medical decisions for you if you can't.


Supported by Howard County General Hospital and Maryland Hospital Association

Name your health care agent in minutes

Speak(easy) Howard partners with MyDirectives.com — a secure registry that allows you to name your agent and make that information available to local hospitals. You’ll be taken to their site to get started.

Get Started

Name your agent on your phone with the My Directives app.

Download the app

Be sure to share your preferences with your health care agent. See how to talk to your loved ones about your preferences for care.

See How

Already have an advance directive?

Create a username and password, then follow the 4 steps to upload your form. If you have an account, log in below.

Create an Account


Need the paper form to name your agent?

Download it Here
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Get in-person help at an event

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