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Health and Elder Law Glossary

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Accident Insurance
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Advance Directive
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Average Daily Wage (Adw)
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Average Weekly Wage (Aww)
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Death Certificate
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Disability
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Durable Power Of Attorney
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Euthanasia
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Fiduciary
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Guardianship
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Incompetent
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Independent Medical Examination (Ime)
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Living Will
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Long-Term Care
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Means-Tested Public Benefits
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Medicaid
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Medicare (Health Insurance For The Aged Act)
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Mercy Killing
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Patients' Rights
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Permanent Partial Disability (Ppd)
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Permanent Total Disability (Ptd)
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Physical Therapy (Pt)
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Social Security Disability Benefits (Ssdi)
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Statewide Average Weekly Wage (Saww)
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Temporary Partial Disability (Tpd)
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Temporary Total Disability (Ttd)
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Vocational Rehabilitation (Vr)
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