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Running head: LONG-TERM CARE
Octavia L. Davis
HCA 330/ Mr. Hopper
May 30, 2016
In this paper, I discuss Virginia that attempting to integrate services for long-term care.
Long-term care is a sc
Unit 1 Questions
What are the seven basic categories of continuum services?
The seven basic categories of continuum services are
Acute hospital care
Figure 15.1 provides different types of populations, different types of
policies and the different levels of government involved in long-term care.
Why is there such complexity? In addition, what is the role of the long-term
care administrator in policy-
Which type of ownership is most prevalent for nursing homes? Least
prevalent? Why do you think ownership is divided this way? Please support
your response with detailed research.
The most prevalent of nursing homes are proprietary facilities while
Unit 3 Questions
1. List two audiences that would benefit from an integrated system,
and describe why and how they would benefit.
1. Client and clinicians- with the use of integrated system the
need to gather information per
What are the advantages and disadvantages of a self-management
A big disadvantage of self-management is not having enough
knowledge that can result in negative impact on health. Being
actively involved in getting better with help of medical
LONG TERM CARE
Long term care- Issue Paper
LONG TERM CARE
The paper will follow information on the attempt to integrate services for long term care
in the state of Virginia for people in need. Long term care i
Unit 4 Questions
1. How do the services of the Aging Network relate to the other
services of the continuum of long-term care?
The state unit of aging designates one agency as the area
agency of aging for each planning and se
As a parent of special needs child I could relate to the website very closely. The
one topic I chose to write about is Choose the Right Advocate. Having a good
advocate means a lot in a childs life and when they are special needs it becomes a
big deal. It
Visit the WHO (http:/www.who.int/en/index.html (Links to an external
site.) and find the most current statistics on HIV/AIDs globally. What is the
current and future impact of HIV/AIDS in the senior (65+) population? What
trends can you see occurring in
Unit 5 Questions
1. What are the five most common diagnoses calling for
The five most common diagnoses calling for rehabilitation
2. Brain Injury
3. Hip fracture
5. Neurological disord
Unit 2 Questions
What distinguishes hospice care from standard care of dying?
Hospice care is provided within home although it can be provided in
hospital or special facility it is not normally done that way. Hospice