This new resource reviews the issue of Standard of Care within the context of federal laws, regulations, civil procedures, and rules, along with references to selected court rulings. A review in presented of the various elements associated with a Standard of Care and some of the problems that arise when attempting to practice within the guidelines. Implications and recommendations are also presented for the professional's consideration. The appendices include six areas of information as background to the discussion on standards. (Field, Barros-Baily, Riddick-Gresham, & Weed, 2009, 48 pp.)
A new resource which draws from previous publications which presents a time-tested approach and method for completing a TSA. Dr. Field has up-dated the Guide to include valuable information for the vocational expert in social security hearings as well as related legal settings. The booklet served as a basis for a presentation to attorneys and judges in the U.S. 5th Circuit of the federal judiciary. The booklet is well-documented with an excellent bibliography, including relevant court-reported cases involving vocational experts. (Field, 2007, 36 pp.)
This classic booklet on the Guide to Life Care Planning is an excellent resource for the professional new to the area of life care planning. Joining Dr. Weed on the revision, Dr. Owen helped to update this resource. The background and experience of both of these professionals provide both insightful guidance and good common sense in providing an approach to developing the life care plan. The process is clearly demonstrated, along with checklists, and references to provide a workable model for the new or experienced professional. (Weed & Owen, Revised, 2018, 60 pp.)
A new resource that will serve as a superb guide to the practicing life care planner. The experienced authors have systematically presented the essentials elements of the life care plan process with information discussion of important points and a large array of helpful worksheets, guidelines and forms. Topical sections include: Setting Up the Shop, Essential Business Forms, Marketing, Receiving Records, Interview Forms, Life Care Plan Outline, Questionnaires, Contacting Vendors and Determining Costs, and Report Completion. A closing section includes information on writing reports, websites, and presenting your report. A valuable resource for the beginning care planner or seasoned professional. (Garland & Anderson, 2008; wire bound, 200 pp.)
This resource provides a wealth of convenient information on hundreds of terms and concepts. In writing reports, including affidavits, depositions, and trial preparations, this booklet will provides access to standard definitions of language used in the profession. Categories of terms include assistive technology, brain injury, cardiac, diagnostic tests, disability, equipment, health and medical services, legal terms, leisure, recreation and exercise equipment, managed care, medical terms, prescription medications, and transportation. (Forman, Londner & Martino, 2007, 216 pp.)
The inventory of book titles with E & F consists of several books that have become somewhat dated and not likely to be revised and updated in the future. These book titles are valuable for their historical content and/or contain information that is still relevant today. please look for the following notation for the titles that are discounted 50% and will remain available as long as the supply lasts for each title "Discounted."
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