Personal care services that do not include a skilled nursing care component. Commonly associated with assistance of activities of daily living (ADL).
More Common Terms
- Home Health Agency Health, personal and social care provided in the home to individuals who are functionally or cognitively impaired.
- Senior scams Illegitimate offers or opportunities that take advantage of seniors and attempt to steal assets.
- Meals on Wheels A volunteer organization that provides routine nutritious meal delivery for homebound older adults unable to provide meals for themselves. Also known as mobile meals.