Introduction: the scope and diversity of elder law Ethical considerations in dealing with older clients Health care decision making Medicare and Medigap Medicaid Long-term care insurance Nursing homes, board and care homes and assisted living facilities Housing alternatives and options Guardianship Alternatives to guardianship Social Security benefits Supplemental Security Income (SSI) - Veterans' benefits Pension plans Age discrimination in employment Elder abuse and neglect.
Revision of: Frolik, Lawrence A. Elder law in a nutshell. 5th ed. St. Paul, MN : West, c2010