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Unformatted text preview: low income adults and seniors Assisted Living
Assisted A combination of housing, personalized
supportive services, and healthcare
Require some ADL or IADL assistance but do
not need 24 hour care as a result of cognitive
or physical impairments
Social model Adult Day Health Programs
Adult Health rehabilitation versus social model
Services include transportation, meals,
Health rehabilitation model facilities also offer
nursing care, medication distribution,
rehabilitation services Nursing Home
Nursing Short term rehabilitation (sub-acute) and long
4.5% of population over 65
With more options for LTC, rates of admission
Under-representation of ethnic minority groups
Culture change What’s wrong with LTC?
What’s The Commonwealth Survey
Top 3 identified problems: workforce,
financing, achieving quality
For NH, more than 50% reported quality as
Who should pay? Suggestions for improvement
(Commonwealth survey continue...
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This document was uploaded on 01/30/2014.
- Winter '14