Nursing Case Study: A 78-year-old man is a retired banker …
A 78-year-old man is a retired banker whose wife died several years ago. He is able to perform all ADLs but needs help with meal preparation and transportation. He lives in a deteriorating neighborhood and no longer feels safe. He does not want to live with family members or completely give up his independence.
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• What housing options would be appropriate for him? Why?
• What advantages would such housing options offer over living alone? Are there disadvantages?