9781401896379

The Continuum Of Long-term Care

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    9781401896379

  • ISBN10:

    1401896375

  • Edition: 3rd
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 2005-01-05
  • Publisher: Cengage Learning

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Summary

The Continuum of Long-Term Care, 3rd edition offers a conceptual framework for creating a seamless integrated continuum of care, as well as concrete information about the increasing number of components that affect the continuum today. With numerous case studies, examples, service snapshots, and resources for further study, this pragmatic book is an essential resource for anyone involved in providing or paying for long-term care.

Author Biography

Connie J. Evashwick, ScD, Professor, Health Care Administration Program, California State University Long Beach, Long Beach, California

Table of Contents

Contributors ix
Preface xv
Acknowledgments xvii
PART 1 The Continuum of Long-Term Care
1(48)
Definition of the Continuum of Care
3(12)
Connie J. Evashwick
Clients of the Continuum
15(14)
Laurence G. Branch
Connie J. Evashwick
Jung Kwak
Informal Caregiving
29(20)
Linda S. Noelker
Carol J. Whitlatch
PART 2 SERVICES
49(136)
Hospitals
51(18)
Deborah L. Paone
Deborah M. Mullen
Nursing Homes
69(18)
Edward jj Olson
Home Health
87(26)
Susan L. Hughes
Megan Renehan
Hospice
113(16)
Stephen R. Connor
Galen Miller
Adult Day Services
129(14)
Nancy J. Cox
Housing
143(20)
Jon Pynoos
Christy M. Nishita
Wellness
163(22)
Marcia Ory
Amber Schickedanz
Roberta M. Suber
PART 3 Integrating Mechanisms
185(108)
Organization and Management
187(14)
Thomas G. Rundall
Connie J. Evashwick
Case Management
201(14)
Monika White
Integrated Information Systems
215(16)
Lisa R. Shugarman
Rick Zawadski
Financing
231(34)
William E. Aronson
Public Policy
265(14)
Richard H. Fortinsky
Ethical Considerations
279(14)
Leslie A. Curry
Terrie Wetle
PART 4 Continuums for Special Populations
293(144)
Disability
295(18)
Kathleen Tschantz Unroe
Ann Scheck McAlearney
The Aging Network
313(14)
Alek A. Sripipatana
HIV/AIDS
327(20)
Marie Denis
Kathryn Hyer
Margaret Lampe
Laurence G. Branch
Mental Health and Mental Retardation Services
347(32)
Ruth B. Pickard
James H. Swan
The Department of Veterans Affairs
379(12)
Mark R. Levinstein
Rehabilitation
391(20)
Debra J. Sheets
Louis Rubino
Services for Children with Special Health Care Needs
411(26)
Janice E. Frates
Judith Connell
Appendix A Major Federal Legislation Pertaining to Long-Term Care 437(2)
Appendix B National Organizations 439(10)
Index 449

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