Total or partial loss of bowel or bladder control or functions.
More Common Terms
- Area Agency on Aging (AAA) A local agency that administers government funded programs for older adults.
- Estate Planning Refers to the process of planning for what will happen to an individual's assets in the event of his/her death. This generally requires an attorney's involvement.
- Long Term Care (LTC) Health, personal and social care provided over a sustained period of time to individuals who are functionally or cognitively impaired. This may include in-home care, assisted living or skilled nursing facility.