Legal & Ethical Issues

posted Mon, 2019-09-23 16:30
The sad reality is that for too long guardianship abuse has been a hidden secret in this country.
posted Mon, 2019-07-15 14:39
The three major types of elder abuse are financial abuse, physical abuse, and emotional abuse.
posted Thu, 2019-06-27 18:41
Today’s older adults and people with disabilities rely on an interdependent, oftentimes complex system of formal and informal supports and healthcare to keep them as independent as possible in their own homes.
posted Tue, 2019-04-16 18:40
What lies ahead for the burgeoning population of older adults that will need long-term care?
posted Mon, 2019-04-01 22:49
If you’re interested in the law and policy horizons for LGBT Elders, especially in the wake of the Masterpiece Cake Supreme Court decision, Aaron Tax (SAGE) and Murray Scheel (Whitman-Walker) have a panel session for you!  
posted Mon, 2019-04-01 22:49
We have often heard from aging network providers who have some LGBT inclusion efforts in place, “How do we work with the heterosexual and cisgender peers of our LGBT older adults”?
posted Mon, 2019-03-25 14:21
Wellness is a simple, though multi-pronged, concept, which emphasizes a mission of connection.
posted Thu, 2019-03-14 14:27
ASA’s Healthcare and Aging Network (HAN) Leadership Council will celebrate OAM by offering a special series of presentations at the 2019 Aging in America Conference.
posted Mon, 2019-03-11 23:21
Over the past several years as natural disasters have appeared to increase, NCBAM began to research how to help older adults be better prepared for emergencies.
posted Fri, 2019-02-22 13:55
Analyzing close calls for Social Security, Medicare, and Medicaid under President Trump.