An appliance or device which assists an individual in caring for themselves or performing work or leisure activities.
More Common Terms
- Medication Management Identification and counseling regarding the medication regime that individuals are using including prescription and over the counter medications, vitamins and home remedies.
- Area Agency on Aging (AAA) A local agency that administers government funded programs for older adults.
- Custodial Care Personal care services that do not include a skilled nursing care component. Commonly associated with assistance of activities of daily living (ADL).