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Legal aspects of health care for the elderly

an annotated bibliography

by Marshall B. Kapp

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Published by Greenwood Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Older people -- Medical care -- Law and legislation -- United States -- Bibliography.,
    • Older people -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- United States -- Bibliography.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes indexes.

      Statementcompiled by Marshall B. Kapp.
      GenreBibliography.
      SeriesBibliographies and indexes in gerontology,, no. 7
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKF3608.A4 A125 1988
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvi, 166 p. ;
      Number of Pages166
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2038982M
      ISBN 100313261598
      LC Control Number88015428

      Approximately 85 percent of older adults have at least one chronic health condition, and 60 percent have at least two chronic conditions, according to the Centers for Disease Control and many older people, coping with multiple chronic conditions is a real challenge. Home health care has the potential to play an integral role in managing and treating many symptoms of these age-related health conditions. In fact, the majority (70%) of home health care patients are 65 years of age and older (U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services, ). Home health care offers several advantages over hospital-based health care.

        Widely accepted ethical principles are taken into account in several international declarations and recommendations, but national legislations of care for old people are characterized by wide diversity. Ethical considerations go further than pure clinical assessments and include all consequences of starting and/or withholding of cure and care. The oldest Hippocratic . Acknowledged authors George D. Pozgar wrote Legal Aspects of Health Care Administration comprising pages back in Textbook and eTextbook are published under ISBN and Since then Legal Aspects of Health Care Administration textbook received total rating of stars and was available to sell back to BooksRun online for the top buyback price of $ .

      Legal Aspects of health Care Administration, 13th Edition is an indispensable text for future healthcare administrators and one that will serve them throughout their professional lives. The 13th edition presents a wide range of health care topics in a comprehensible and engaging manner that will carefully guide your students through the complex. Elder Care. Elder care is showing special care to senior citizens regarding their daily needs. When their physical health begin to fail maintaining of the body becomes difficult. Seniors living in both home and senior living community, medical and non-medical home care should be provided. Related Journals of Elder Care.


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