Long-Term Care: Managing across the Continuum / Edition 2

Long-Term Care: Managing across the Continuum / Edition 2

by John Pratt
     
 

This book provides a solid foundation on which to build expertise, understand the differences and similarities among the many long-term services, how the various segments of long-term care fit together to form an overall system, and the skills needed to succeed in that system.See more details below

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This book provides a solid foundation on which to build expertise, understand the differences and similarities among the many long-term services, how the various segments of long-term care fit together to form an overall system, and the skills needed to succeed in that system.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780763731861
Publisher:
Jones & Barlett Learning
Publication date:
02/05/2004
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
625
Product dimensions:
6.12(w) x 9.40(h) x 1.17(d)

Table of Contents

Foreword
Preface
Ch. 1Long-Term Care Today: Turbulent Times3
Ch. 2Toward an Ideal System35
Ch. 3Nursing Facilities69
Ch. 4Assisted Living96
Ch. 5Subacute Care120
Ch. 6Adult Day Care146
Ch. 7Home Health Care163
Ch. 8Hospice Care187
Ch. 9Competition, Cooperation, and Integration211
Ch. 10External Control of Long-Term Care240
Ch. 11Long-Term Care Reimbursement271
Ch. 12Long-Term Care Quality300
Ch. 13Ethical Issues in Long-Term Care319
Ch. 14Governance and Administration353
Ch. 15Technology in Long-Term Care372
Ch. 16Marketing and Community Relations394
Ch. 17Into the Future: Trends to Watch417
Ch. 18Managing for the Future435
App. ACriteria for Designing or Evaluating a Long-Term Care System449
App. BAmerican College of Health Care Administrators Code of Ethics455
Index459

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