Unformatted text preview: Along with these issues, financial burden is going to be a main problem. With the cost of living increasing at a rapid rate, social security checks and Medicaid will not always cover the cost of specialized clinics and facilities. I did not see any other alternative for the patients’ situation. Little by little her health was deteriorating. All of the long-term health care plans she took part in were necessary for her to continue a normal life. Without the help of the programs like assisted living, she would not have been alive for as long....
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- Fall '10
- Sociology, Health care provider, social services, Bernal