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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