Conservator

An individual or public or private agency appointed by a court to provide legal representation for an individual who can no longer manage his or her own affairs.

More Common Terms

  • Continuing Care Retirement Community (CCRCs) A residential community that offers a continuum of care from private apartments to skilled nursing care at the same location. It is designed to meet changing needs while allowing residents to avoid relocating.
  • Social Security A federally-administered program that provides monthly benefits to eligible workers who are either disabled or age 62 and over, and certain family members.
  • Foley Catheter A tube inserted into the bladder in order to drain urine.

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