Call Number: Reading Room Study Aids KF390.A4 F752
This study guide introduces the reader to the area of law surrounding aging Americans. It focuses on ethical considerations in dealing with older clients, health care decision making, Medicare, Medicaid and long-term insurance. Other topics include nursing homes, guardianship, Social Security benefits and veterans' benefits. Elder Law in a Nutshell is also available online via West Academic Study Aids.
Offers a thorough survey of the legal issues faced by the elderly, including financial and estate planning, Social Security and supplemental security income, pension and retirement benefits, health care facilities and paying for health care, planning for incapacity, and discrimination against the elderly as well as elder victimization, abuse, and neglect.
This treatise looks at all aspects of financial planning necessary for the later years in life. Topics covered include social security, durable powers of attorney, retirement planning, trusts, estate planning, medicare & medicaid and much more.