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The Law of Later-Life Healthcare and Decision Making

The O’Quinn Law Library recently acquired the second edition of The Law of Later-Life Healthcare and Decision Making, by Lawrence A. Frolik. This book, a publication of the American Bar Association, is a comprehensive guide to health-related legal issues facing the elderly. It contains sections on paying for health care, long-term care housing options, paying for long-term care, the legal implications of mental incapacity, and end-of-life decision making. The second edition has been updated to reflect recent statutory changes and developments in case law. The book is available in the library at KF3608.A4F76 2017.

The following titles in the library’s collection are recommended for further reading in this area:

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