APS

What does APS stand for?

Adult protective services

A healthcare acronym that stands for the sate-mandated program responsible for assisting mentally or physically impaired adults that cannot provide for their own basic needs; may have been neglected, abused, or exploited and have no one willing to assist them.

Example

"I feel so bad for Charlie but hopefully he will be protected under APS."

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Last Updated: February 18, 2015

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