A Notary Public is available through the Patient and Family Relations department to authorize important documents, including:
- Power of Attorney
- Living Wills (read about Living Wills)
- Bank statements
- Absentee voting
The Notary Public will visit the patient in his or her room while the patient is staying at the hospital. A federal photo ID, such as a driver’s license, photo ID or passport is required. The documents must be signed in the presence of the Notary Public.
For more information on securing a Notary Public, or for information about free/low cost legal services, please call (617) 732-6636 or visit the Bretholtz Center for Patients and Families Monday through Friday, 9:00 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Please note, on Saturdays the Notary Public is not available to notarize documents on patient floors, but is available at the Bretholtz Center.
This page was last modified on 12/17/2015