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Integrating health and social care services for older persons. Evidence from nine European countries

Billings, Jenny R. and Leichsenring, Kai, eds. (2006) Integrating health and social care services for older persons. Evidence from nine European countries. Public Policy and Social Welfare . Ashgate, Aldershot, 500 pp. ISBN 978-0-7546-4473-6. (The full text of this publication is not currently available from this repository. You may be able to access a copy if URLs are provided)

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Abstract

“Providing Integrated Health and Social Care for Older Persons (PROCARE)” is a

Living Resources, Area “The Ageing Population and Disabilities”) which aims to help

in need of care by comparing and evaluating different modes of care delivery.

on “Integrating Health and Social Care Services for Older Persons. Evidence from

(2003-2004) that consisted in empirical fi eldwork and a cross-national analysis of

Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Italy, the Netherlands, the UK).

in the project with empirical fi ndings analysed in a trans-national perspective. Its

to the development of a truly European perspective, providing:

and health care services and policies that are to be developed to face the growing

• indicators for successful approaches and models of good practice to overcome

• better understanding of the meaning of integrated services and the coordination

• facts and fi gures about coordination at the interface between health and social

• as well as problems and solutions (“lessons to learn”) concerning regulation and

coordination.

Item Type: Edited book
Subjects: D History General and Old World > D History (General) > D901 Europe (General)
H Social Sciences > HV Social pathology. Social and public welfare
R Medicine > RC Internal medicine > RC952 Geriatrics
Divisions: Faculties > Social Sciences > School of Social Policy Sociology and Social Research > Centre for Health Services Studies
Depositing User: Tony Rees
Date Deposited: 13 Feb 2013 11:39 UTC
Last Modified: 06 Feb 2020 04:07 UTC
Resource URI: https://kar.kent.ac.uk/id/eprint/33222 (The current URI for this page, for reference purposes)
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