Effects of Publicly-Published Feedback on Client Choices...

Info icon This preview shows pages 1–4. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Effects of Publicly-Published Feedback on Client Choices and Quality of Care in Aged Care Facilities 1 EFFECTS OF PUBLICLY - PUBLISHED FEEDBACK ON CLIENT CHOICES AND QUALITY OF CARE IN AGED CARE FACILITIES By (Name) Course Tutor University Date The City and State where it is Located
Image of page 1

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Effects of Publicly-Published Feedback on Client Choices and Quality of Care in Aged Care Facilities 2 Effects of Publicly Published Feedback on Client Choices and Quality of Care in Aged Care Facilities According to (Alison M. Hutchinson, 2009) , Coulter (2014), the ageing population presents a typical segment of the population that poses a significant record challenge that requires integrated steps towards providing quality and timely solutions. Findings gathered from various comparative studies reveal an increasing amount of life expectancy in most of the developing countries including the United States and Canada. For instance, individuals aged 85 years and above account for the fastest growing segment of the population in the United States (Marjan Faber, 2009) . (Reilly, Sirgy& Gorman, 2012) . This continuous population increase in the number of ageing individuals has seen the formation and improvement of some aged care facilities to ensure that the needs of this population segment are given care. As such, many efforts have been taken suggested including the establishment development of homes for the aged as well integrating their healthcare services alongside the formal medical system as a step towards ensuring improved living standards and quality life for the aged (Murphy, et.al, 2014) . However, the ageing population suffer from numerous challenges . Those challenges include such as chronic diseases , at such there is a need and need increased to increase the levels of assistance with their daily living activities despite continuous advances in healthcare both increased levels of assistance with their daily living activities despite ongoing advances in health care both at the federal and the state level (Alison M. Hutchinson, 2009) ( Coulter, 2014) . The greatest challenge facing the ageing population is the effective prevention of physical disability and the need to increase individual's active life expectancy. Today, members of the ageing population suffer from at least one or more conditions associated with
Image of page 2
Effects of Publicly-Published Feedback on Client Choices and Quality of Care in Aged Care Facilities 3 their growing age (Reilly, Sirgy & Gorman, 2012) . Some of these issues include the eart related heart -related conditions such as congestive heart failure, coronary artery disease , vascular diseases, and hypertensio n. n, and high blood pressure. Coulter (2014) adds that d ementia in the old age is highly associated with including Alzheimer’s disease coupled with delirium syndromes. The ageing population also suffers from psychological challenges including stress, depression, shocks, grief and finally coma, which may result in loss of life. Physiological problems range from chronic diseases
Image of page 3

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Image of page 4
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

{[ snackBarMessage ]}

What students are saying

  • Left Quote Icon

    As a current student on this bumpy collegiate pathway, I stumbled upon Course Hero, where I can find study resources for nearly all my courses, get online help from tutors 24/7, and even share my old projects, papers, and lecture notes with other students.

    Student Picture

    Kiran Temple University Fox School of Business ‘17, Course Hero Intern

  • Left Quote Icon

    I cannot even describe how much Course Hero helped me this summer. It’s truly become something I can always rely on and help me. In the end, I was not only able to survive summer classes, but I was able to thrive thanks to Course Hero.

    Student Picture

    Dana University of Pennsylvania ‘17, Course Hero Intern

  • Left Quote Icon

    The ability to access any university’s resources through Course Hero proved invaluable in my case. I was behind on Tulane coursework and actually used UCLA’s materials to help me move forward and get everything together on time.

    Student Picture

    Jill Tulane University ‘16, Course Hero Intern