A comparative cost analysis of alternative models of adult day care.
The study from which data for this paper were drawn, inquired into the physical, mental, and functional characteristics of Adult Day Care (ADC) recipients; their rationale for service utilization; the status of their family caregivers; the primary facilitators and barriers to service provision; patterns of staffing, program intervention and client assessment; reasons for termination; and, benefits realized from ADC participation.
The study's goal was to construct a profile of the characteristics and needs of older persons receiving Area Agency on Aging (AAA) funded ADC in Pennsylvania.
Mots-clés Pascal : Services sociaux, Travail social, Soin, A domicile, Analyse coût, Service santé, Système santé, Economie santé, Besoin utilisateur, Etats Unis, Secteur public, Modèle, Etude comparative, Vieillard, Amérique du Nord, Amérique, Homme
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Social assistance, Social work, Care, At home, Cost analysis, Health service, Health system, Health economy, User need, United States, Public sector, Models, Comparative study, Elderly, North America, America, Human
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