The situation where an older adult has been abused, neglected or exploited.
More Common Terms
- Assisted Living Facilities Residential housing that maximizes an individual's ability to live independently and provides a lower level of assistance than that at a skilled nursing facility. Services include 24-hour on-call assistance and help with personal and home care such a...
- Post-acute Care Care provided to an individual after a hospital stay and is often related to that stay.
- Spend Down A requirement that an individual use up most of his or her own income to meet Medicaid eligibility requirements.