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Dimensions of long-term care management : an introduction

https://librarycatalogue.vch.ca/en/permalink/catalog120802
Author
McSweeney-Feld, Mary Helen
Oetjen, Reid M.
Call Number
ONLINE WY152.2 M37 2012
URL
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Title
Dimensions of long-term care management : an introduction
Author
McSweeney-Feld, Mary Helen
Oetjen, Reid M.
Responsibility
Mary Helen McSweeney-Feld and Reid Oetjen, editors
Place
Chicago
Publisher
Health Administration Press
Year Published
2012
Subjects
Residential facilities
Health Services for the Aged
Long-Term Care - organization & administration
Abstract
This book introduces readers to the options available in care settings, programs, and services. The second half of the book relates aspects of management?including leadership, human resources, marketing, regulatory and legal issues, and financing?to long-term care. The authors emphasize the need for flexibility in the long-term care system, recognizing that consumers may need different combinations of services and settings as they age. The importance of technology in care provision is also highlighted. Topics include: Residential, home, and community-based care services Cultural diversity and the delivery of services Chronic illness, with a focus on Alzheimer's and related dementias Hospice, palliative, and end-of-life care Consumer education and technology as self-help tools The design of long-term care facilities Management issues?human resources, marketing, legal, and ethical issues Long-term care financing sources Regulation of long-term care providers.
ISBN
9781567933833
Format
Ebook
Call Number
ONLINE WY152.2 M37 2012
URL
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Long-term care administration and management : effective practices and quality programs in eldercare

https://librarycatalogue.vch.ca/en/permalink/catalog121527
Author
Yee-Melichar, Darlene
Cabigao, Edwin P.
Flores, Cristina M.
Call Number
ONLINE WT31 Y44 2014
URL
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Title
Long-term care administration and management : effective practices and quality programs in eldercare
Author
Yee-Melichar, Darlene
Cabigao, Edwin P.
Flores, Cristina M.
Responsibility
Darlene Yee-Melichar, Cristina M. Flores, Edwin P. Cabigao, editors.
Place
New York
Publisher
Springer Publishing Company
Year Published
2014
Subjects
Long-Term Care - organization & administration
Assisted Living Facilities
Homes for the aged
Aged
Health Services for the Aged
Abstract
This is a comprehensive reference for long-term care administrators, practitioners and students who want to understand the options, issues, and trends related to the effective administration and management of long-term care communities. The book is unique in its in-depth focus on what needs to be accomplished and the evidence-based information about what actually works. Multifaceted insights address the ever-changing world of the long-term care industry and offer best practices and model programs in eldercare. This multidisciplinary book covers the most crucial aspects of management including federal and/or state regulations required to provide long-term care services and operate long-term care communities. It offers advice on care at home, naturally occurring retirement communities, and continuing care retirement communities, client care, staff retention, preventing elder abuse and neglect, anticipating and managing litigation and arbitration in long-term care, aging and human diversity, Alzheimer's Disease, palliative care, care transitions, and much more.
ISBN
9780826195678
9780826195685
Format
Ebook
Call Number
ONLINE WT31 Y44 2014
URL
http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=nlebk&AN=696557&site=ehost-live
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