An article was written in your local newspaper about lifespan management and the laws protecting long-term care populations. The article ends with this question: “Does the law do enough?”
Write a 1,050- to 1,400-word letter to the editor answering the question from the perspective of someone working in the lifespan management field. In your letter:
Analyze the relationship between laws and census management. Consider the following:-Admissions and discharge-Risk management-The differences at the local, state, and federal levelDetermine what lifespan management services are required by law. Consider the following:-The differences between services and activities of daily living-The roles and responsibilities of the lifespan management team as governed by local, state, and federal authorities-Describe laws protecting lifespan management populations.-Consider the differences of private, nonprofit, and public entities.
Letter to the Editor