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Home and Community-Based Care in the USA

Publication Date
Sep 30, 1991

This paper focuses on the elderly, aged 65 and over, who are the primary users of long-term care in the United States. It examines their use of long-term care services, particularly home and community-based care. It describes the kinds of data available on the functionally impaired elderly and their use of such care. [20 PDF pages]