Good, affordable medical care probably is what you think of first when considering how to care for this nation’s elderly. But, really, that’s only half of the equation. Sound, affordable legal advice is needed, too.
Around the country, a handful of medical centers are partnering law students and practicing attorneys to care for the elderly from a medical and legal standpoint. Lakeside Senior Medical Center in San Francisco and the University of California, Hastings College of Law is one such pairing, The New York Times reports. (http://tinyurl.com/merqdpy)