Care provided to an individual after a hospital stay and is often related to that stay.
More Common Terms
- Transferring The ability to move in or out of a chair, bed or wheelchair. This is one of the activities of daily living.
- Area Agency on Aging (AAA) A local agency that administers government funded programs for older adults.
- Arthritis Ailments that involve sore or swollen joints. Symptoms may also include redness, joint pain, stiffness and restricted motion. Various types of Arthritis include Osteoarthritis, Rheumatoid and Gout.