Perspectives On Care At Home For Older People

Author: Christine Ceci
Editor: Routledge
ISBN: 1136649743
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"This volume focuses on how high quality care is provided and the practices and policies that support this. It will offer case studies (both policy- and practice-oriented empirical studies) from countries that share a basic orientation to social welfare: Canada, Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Sweden and the United Kingdom. This book will be essential reading for students, practitioners and researchers who wish to understand diverse problems in service provision for the elderly and the complexities of policy responses in different health and social care contexts"--Provided by publisher.
Perspectives on Care at Home for Older People
Language: en
Pages: 208
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Categories: Health & Fitness
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-03-01 - Publisher: Routledge

"This volume focuses on how high quality care is provided and the practices and policies that support this. It will offer case studies (both policy- and practice-oriented empirical studies) from countries that share a basic orientation to social welfare: Canada, Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Sweden and the United Kingdom. This book
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Pages: 196
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Language: en
Pages: 240
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Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-11-21 - Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers

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Pages: 255
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Language: en
Pages: 269
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Categories: Social Science
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This original and insightful reader provides a critical stock take of the state of user involvement and will be an important resource for students studying health and social care and social work, researchers and user activists.