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Title Aging in place : supporting the frail elderly in residential environments / edited by David Tilson.

Publication Info. Glenview, Ill. : Scott, Foresman, [1990]


Location Call No. Status
 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Standard Shelving Location  362.61 A267A    Check Shelf
Description xxxiii, 315 pages ; 25 cm.
Series Professional books on aging
Professional books on aging.
Contents Introduction / David Tilson and Charles J. Fahey -- Part One Dimensions of the Problem -- Chapter 1 The Frail Elderly in the Community: An Overview of Characteristics / Sandra Newman -- Chapter 2 Aging in Place: A Longitudinal Example / John n. Morris, Claire E. Gutkin, Hirsch S. Ruchlin, and Sylvia Sherwood -- Part Two Current Residential Realities -- Chapter 3 Living Independently with Neighbors Who Care: Strategies to Facilitate Aging in Place / James T. Sykes -- Chapter 4 Congregate Housing: People, Places, Policies / Gordon F. Streib -- Chapter 5 Residential Care Facilities: Understanding Their Role and Improving Their Effectiveness / Robert J. Newcomer and Leslie A. Grant -- Chapter 6 CCRCs: An Option for Aging in Place / Sylvia Sherwood, Hirsch S. Ruchlin, and Clarence C. Sherwood -- Part Three The Policy Setting -- Chapter 7 Public Policy and Aging in Place: Identifying the Problems and Potential Solutions / Jon Pynoos -- Chapter 8 Financing Long-Term Care in Residential Environments / Mark R. Meiners -- Part Four Planning for the Future -- Chapter 9 Value and Ethical Issues in Residential Environments for the Elderly / Brian F. Hofland -- Chapter 10 Designing a Humane Environment for the Frail Elderly / Leon A. Pastalan -- Chapter 11 Knowledge Resources and Gaps in Housing for the Aged.
Note "American Association of Homes for the Aging in association with the Foundation on Gerontology."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Subject Frail older people -- Home care -- United States -- Congresses.
Frail older people -- Housing -- United States -- Congresses.
Frail Elderly -- Congresses.
Health Services for the Aged -- Congresses.
Housing for the Elderly -- Congresses.
Added Author Tilson, David, 1922-
American Association of Homes for the Aging.
Foundation on Gerontology.
ISBN 067324945X
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