Contemporary Policy Issues Concerning Older Adults

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What issue does the Elder Justice Act aim to address?

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1. Which legislation was overdue for reauthorization in 2014?

2. Which factor is connected with increased disparities in retirement income in older age?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

These assessment tools will gauge how much you know about policy issues in justice, health care, and the services that affect older adults. Some of the things you'll be quizzed on include issues relevant to older adults and the legislation that was overdue for reauthorization in 2014.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

These assessments will test you on the following:

  • Issue that the Elder Justice Act aims to address
  • Legislation overdue for reauthorization in 2014
  • Factor connected with increased disparities in retirement income in older adults
  • Issues relevant to older adults
  • Key factors that have perpetuated a shortage of geriatric professionals

Skills Practiced

  • Critical thinking - apply relevant concepts to examine information about services for aging adults in a different light
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding the Elder Justice Act
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about health care for older adults

Additional Learning

To learn more about issues affecting aging adults, review the corresponding lesson titled Contemporary Policy Issues Concerning Older Adults. This lesson covers the following objectives:

  • Discuss elder justice
  • Explore health care for older adults
  • Discuss disparities across different groups
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