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Unformatted text preview: HCA 210 Week 3 CheckPoint : Long-Term Care Simulation // Please use this as a reference and compile your own answer with its help // Best regards // // Honest Abe // • Post a 200- to 300-word response to the following: • What did you see as being the greatest challenge for the caseworker in this simulation? What other challenges do caseworkers face when working with placement of the elderly in long-term care facilities? Do you see any alternatives to Mrs. W’s long-term care situation? If yes, what are they? If no, why not? A prospective social worker in this situation would have a lot of issues to consider, and it seems that the balance will shift as Mrs. W. ages. The goal should be to keep Mrs. W. as independent as possible and in her own home as long as she is able to be there safely. Because her only daughter is 1,500 miles away in another state, her access to support is an issue, however...
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- Fall '10
- Mrs. W, LongTerm Care