Suggestions for improvement commonwealth survey

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Unformatted text preview: d) Formal care coordination From institutional to community based care Supporting informal caregivers Workforce recruitment and retention Workforce Improving quality Consumer directed care Consumer Medicaid eligible Trained consultant to assist with budget plan Money can be used for HHA (can be family Money member), home modifications, home repairs and maintenance, medical supplies and Consumer is responsible for recruiting, hiring Consumer and firing service providers and Rural elders Rural Particularly strong ties to home Greater disparities in health, poverty, access to Greater HC HC Disparities in housing quality and obstacles Lack of walking opportunities, public transit, Lack parks parks Para transit often only available for specific Para services services Rural elders continued Rural Long travel distances between service delivery Long professionals professionals Prolonged response times for emergencies Limited long term care services, lack of Limited specialized homecare services specialized Shortage of HC providers More irregular social support due to More mobility/change in family structure Proposed solutions Proposed Community health workers Telemedicine...
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This document was uploaded on 01/30/2014.

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