[]
[]

How to Care for Aging Parents

A One-stop Resource for All your Medical, Financial, Housing, and Emotional Issues
Morris, Virginia (Book - 2014 )
How to Care for Aging Parents
Print

Item Details

How to Care for Aging Parents is an authoritative, clear, and comforting source of advice and support for the ever-growing number of Americans--now 42 million--who care for an elderly parent, relative, or friend. And now, in its third edition, it is completely overhauled and updated, chapter-by-chapter and page-by-page, with the most recent medical findings and recommendations. It includes a whole new chapter on fraud; details on the latest "aging in place" technologies; more helpful online resources; and everything you need to know about current laws and regulations. Also new are fill-in worksheets for gathering specifics on medications; caregivers' names, schedules, and contact info; doctors' phone numbers and addresses; and other essential information in one handy place at the back of the book. From having that first difficult conversation to arranging a funeral and dealing with grief--and all of the other important issues in between--How to Care for Aging Parents is the essential guide.
Authors: Morris, Virginia
Title: How to care for aging parents
a one-stop resource for all your medical, financial, housing, and emotional issues
Publisher: New York :, Workman Publishing,, 2014
Edition: 3rd edition
Characteristics: xvi, 671 pages ;,23 cm
Statement of Responsibility: Virginia Morris ; foreword by Jennie Chin Hansen
Summary: How to Care for Aging Parents is an authoritative, clear, and comforting source of advice and support for the ever-growing number of Americans--now 42 million--who care for an elderly parent, relative, or friend. And now, in its third edition, it is completely overhauled and updated, chapter-by-chapter and page-by-page, with the most recent medical findings and recommendations. It includes a whole new chapter on fraud; details on the latest "aging in place" technologies; more helpful online resources; and everything you need to know about current laws and regulations. Also new are fill-in worksheets for gathering specifics on medications; caregivers' names, schedules, and contact info; doctors' phone numbers and addresses; and other essential information in one handy place at the back of the book. From having that first difficult conversation to arranging a funeral and dealing with grief--and all of the other important issues in between--How to Care for Aging Parents is the essential guide.
ISBN: 0761166769
9780761166764
Branch Call Number: 649.8 M877h 2014
Bibliography: Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Headings: Aging parents Care Handbooks, manuals, etc Aging parents Family relationships Handbooks, manuals, etc
Topical Term: Aging parents
Aging parents
LCCN: 2014003071
MARC Display»

Library Staff

Words of wisdom from the author: *No matter where you are in the process, whether you're just starting out or already deeply enmeshed, the most important thing you can do for your aging parent, and for yourself, is this: Be prepared for what might come.* This book is an indispensable resource for... Read More »

Words of wisdom from the author: "No matter where you are in the process, whether you're just starting out or already deeply enmeshed, the most important thing you can do for your aging parent, and for yourself, is this: Be prepared for what might come." This book is an indispensable re... Read More »


Community Activity

Comment

Add a Comment

There are no comments for this title yet.

Age

Add Age Suitability

There are no ages for this title yet.

Summary

Add a Summary

There are no summaries for this title yet.

Notices

Add a Notice

There are no notices for this title yet.

Quotes

Add a Quote

There are no quotes for this title yet.

Videos

Add a Video

There are no videos for this title yet.

Find it at MCL

  Loading...

Powered by BiblioCommons.