Living arrangements and services student version

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Unformatted text preview: low income adults and seniors Assisted Living Assisted A combination of housing, personalized combination supportive services, and healthcare supportive Private apartment Require some ADL or IADL assistance but do Require 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, Services recreation. recreation. Health rehabilitation model facilities also offer Health nursing care, medication distribution, rehabilitation services Nursing Home Nursing Short term rehabilitation (sub-acute) and long Short term care term 4.5% of population over 65 With more options for LTC, rates of admission With are changing are Under-representation of ethnic minority groups Culture change What’s wrong with LTC? What’s The Commonwealth Survey Top 3 identified problems: workforce, Top financing, achieving quality financing, For NH, more than 50% reported quality as For fair/poor fair/poor Who should pay? Suggestions for improvement (Commonwealth survey continue...
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