The Resource Consumer voice and choice in long-term care, edited by Suzanne R. Kunkel and Valerie Wellin

Consumer voice and choice in long-term care, edited by Suzanne R. Kunkel and Valerie Wellin

Label
Consumer voice and choice in long-term care
Title
Consumer voice and choice in long-term care
Statement of responsibility
edited by Suzanne R. Kunkel and Valerie Wellin
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
There is no other book that provides a comprehensive look at the research, practice, and ideological aspects of consumer voice and choice in long term care. Opportunity for consumers to provide input about their services within the traditional system is a defining element of consumer voice. Hearing from consumers about the quality of, and their satisfaction with, their services has become an essential component of quality management in many sectors of long-term care. Providing service delivery options so that long-term care consumers can truly have choice has required more fundamental changes
Cataloging source
SFB
Dewey number
362.610973
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ1064.U5
LC item number
C611375 2006eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Consumer voice and choice in long-term care, edited by Suzanne R. Kunkel and Valerie Wellin
Publication
Note
Includes some papers presented at a conference organized by the Scripps Gerontology Center
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Older consumers and decision making: a look at family caregivers and care receivers / Carol J. Whitlatch -- Choice and the institutionalized elderly / Susan C. Reinhard, Sandra Howell White, and Winifred Quinn -- History of and lessons from the cash and counseling demonstration and evaluation / Kevin J. Mahoney and Kristin Stmone -- A description of racial/ethnic differences regarding consumer-directed community long-term care / Mark Sciegaj -- Case managers' perspectives on consumer direction / Suzanne R. Kunkel and Ian M. Nelson -- Integrating occupational health and safety into the United States' personal assistance services workforce research agenda / Teresa Scherzer, Susan Chapman, and Robert Newcomer -- Backs to the future: the challenge of individual long-term care planning / Kathryn B. McGrew -- Capturing the voice of consumers in long-term care: if you ask them they will tell / Robert A. Applebaum, Gwen C. Uman, and Jane K. Straker -- Caregivers as consumers: perspectives on quality / Suzanne R. Kunkel, Kathryn B. McGrew, Robert A. Applebaum, and Shawn L. Davis -- The consumer/provider relationship as care quality mediator / Barbara Bowers, Sarah L. Esmond, Sally Norton, and Elizabeth Holloway -- Resident satisfaction with independent living facilities in continuing care retirement communities / Farida K. Ejaz, Dorothy Schur, and Kathleen Fox -- Common or uncommon agendas: consumer direction in the aging and disability movements / Robyn I. Stone -- Scrutinizing familial care in consumer-directed long-term care programs: implications for theory and research / Chris Wellin -- Gifts or poison? the cultural context of using public funds to pay family caregivers / Lisa Groger -- Response to quality: differing definitions / Elias S. Cohen -- When consumer direction fails: assigning legal and ethical responsibility in worst-case situations / Marshall B. Kapp
Control code
ocn243616590
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 270 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780826102102
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b22614643
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)243616590
  • pebcs0826100007

Library Locations

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