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Legal Issues and Concerns for Senior Care Providers


This course a discussion of legal issues and concerns that are common to senior care providers, whether in Assisted Living, Skilled Nursing or Congregate living environments.

Part 1: How to Host a State Regulator
Part 2: Appeal of Deficiency Citations
Part 3: HIPAA and the Senior Care Facility
Part 4: Facing a Union Organizing Effort
Part 5: Pre-employment Requirements and Holding a Position
Part 6: Resident Drivers and Cars
Part 7: California Paid Family Leave: Another Quandary for Employers
Part 8: Attorney Requests for Resident Records
Part 9: Terminating a Hospitalized Resident's Occupancy Legally
Part 10: Vicious Service Animals and Your Rights
Part 11: Discrimination Lawsuits and the Use of Human Models in Advertising Materials


In this course the learner will learn how to best handle the licensing surveyor, what current legal issues in our profession are, and how to answer them.


This course includes a pre-test to identify areas to focus on. Course content that allows you to read the material on screen or print it to read off screen and retain for future reference. A final test to demonstrate knowledge. Once the final test is competed with a 70% passing score you will be able to print your certificate immediately.

course quick facts
course code 116
cost $49.95
estimated time to
complete course
4 Hours
course materials
360 Days

Joel Goldman, Allan Jergesen, and Allison Woodall. All three are attorneys, licensed to practice in California and several other states, and partners in the law firm of Hanson, Bridgett based in San Francisco.


Concise manner. Straight to the point. Good!! Linda G.

about is the leading online provider of Continuing Education Units for nursing home and assisted living administrators and those needing training to work with senior, Alzheimer's and dementia patients. Their courses are 100% online and CEU credits can be completed at home or where you work. All courses when completed allow students to print out a certificate of completion for verification they have successfully completed their CEU credits. is accredited by NCERS/NAB for nursing home administrators, assisted living administrators, RNs, LCSW and MFTs throughout the U.S. They are also approved for Kansas Adult Care Home Administrators (KDHE) and California RCFE and ARF administrators.