A Guide to Legal Issues in Life-Limiting Conditions provides an overview of the key legal and practical issues that arise when caring for someone with a life-limiting condition. The guidebook is organized around the continuum of care beginning with the healthy, independent individual to those living in a retirement community, assisted living, long term care, and hospice care. The guidebook’s chapters are also summarized in quick-reference “one-pagers” that provide a more general overview of the important points that the caregiver should consider when looking after a loved one.
The following audiences may find this resource helpful:
- Primary caregivers
- Social workers
- Estate planning attorneys
- Health care providers
- Health care administrators
- Patient advocates
- Public Interest attorneys
The Guide may be downloaded free of charge in its entirety or into six, summarized and easy to read one-page documents that provides a brief general overview of the issues covered in each chapter of the more comprehensive guidebook:
- Care and Comfort at the End of Life
To order free print copies, please contact Kristen Brown.
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