Learning from older community care clients

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Statementresearch findings from the Social Policy Research Unit at the University of York.
SeriesSPRU research works
ContributionsUniversity of York. Social Policy Research Unit.
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Pagination4p. ;
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Services for older people. A small, randomly selected cross-section of 30 older community care clients received home interviews from senior managers at two Area Offices.

Findings Reaching very old or frail people These home interviews succeeded in reaching very old and frail people. Half the interviewees were aged over 85 years. Many suffered. This accessible book enables primary care teams to produce optimal standards of care in old age, and is helpful in the organization of preventive care programmes.

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This book is predominantly aimed at those tasked with providing activities to residents in care homes. It aims to give an overview of the importance of activities, how to go about planning and implementing them and gives practical ideas for a range of activity sessions.

The book Cited by: 1. Learning is aided by case studies, nursing insights, activities, and reflection enabling readers to apply theory to practice. This text is. Providing elder care is a two-pronged issue of offering actual care while keeping costs to a minimum.

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experiences on an issue, and learn from research evidence and from the views of others. • Meeting the future home and community care needs of older adults is challenging because: o the needs of older adults and their caregivers vary widely, especially with a growing.

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In recent years, around 70 per cent of residents were female and 55 per cent were aged 85 years or older.

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