Our Elderly Citizens in Facilities - Lessons from COVID-19

In the United States of America, there are laws specifically to protect the old and the elderly in society. One of such laws is Elder Abuse. Elder Abuse is a repeated act, or lack of appropriate action, occurring within a relationship in which against expectation of trust, harm or distress was caused to an older person. In 2002, the World Health Organization addressed the issue of abusive acts against the elderly in particular by the caregivers. Elder abuse is prominent between the elderly, and the spouse, family members, friends and neighbors. June 15 has been d