Conclusions: If you believe that your parent is in need of guardianship, you will need to get a physician’s certificate or a doctor’s letter from a medical professional. Following the filing of an application, the court will continue through its usual guardianship processes to decide whether or not you are qualified to serve as a guardian.
In the United States, approximately 28 percent (14.7 million) of community-dwelling older persons live alone, with older males accounting for 21 percent and older women accounting for 34 percent. The proportion of persons who live alone grows with age (for example, among women under the age of 75, almost 44 percent live alone). How many […]
When I think about this, I immediately think of a famous remark from Mahatma Gandhi, who said, ″The true measure of every society may be found in how it treats its most vulnerable members.″ How can we improve the quality and efficiency of elderly care? By focusing on prevention of fragility hip fractures, improved management […]