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Providing community-based services to the rural elderly, John A. Krout, editor

Label
Providing community-based services to the rural elderly
Title
Providing community-based services to the rural elderly
Statement of responsibility
John A. Krout, editor
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
  • Researchers and practitioners, pairing to co-author most chapters, present detailed information on a wide range of community-based services that are needed by and available to elders living in rural areas. These contributors explore how such services can be developed given the realities of rural settings, resources, and populations. They identify the barriers to development and operation, and offer possible solutions
  • Specific topics include senior centers, referral systems, housing and transportation, employment and retirement, health promotion, and health care. This volume features section overviews as well as an informative, thorough introduction and epilogue that highlight common themes and issues
  • . Researchers, planners, practitioners, and policy makers interested in gerontology, social work, health services, and nursing will appreciate the research-based information Providing Community-Based Services to the Rural Elderly contains
  • Researchers, planners, practitioners, and policy makers interested in gerontology, social work, health services, and nursing will appreciate the research-based information Providing Community-Based Services to the Rural Elderly contains
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
362.6/3/0973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HV1461
LC item number
.P79 1994
Literary form
non fiction
NAL call number
HV1461.P79
NAL item number
1994
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Krout, John A
Series statement
Sage focus editions
Series volume
165
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Rural elderly
  • Rural elderly
  • Community Health Services
  • Health Services for the Aged
  • Rural Population
  • United States
  • United States
  • Ländlicher Raum
  • Altenhilfe
  • Aufsatzsammlung
  • Personnes âgées en milieu rural, Services aux
  • Personnes âgées en milieu rural
  • USA
Label
Providing community-based services to the rural elderly, John A. Krout, editor
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 277-292) and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • pt. I. Overview of the Rural Elderly. 1. An Overview of Older Rural Populations and Community-Based Services / John A. Krout -- pt. II. Service Information, Access, and Coordination. 2. Information and Referral: Targeting the Rural Elderly / Anne H. McKinley and F. Ellen Netting. 3. Rural Elder Transportation / Peter M. Schauer and Patricia Weaver. 4. Case Management in a Rural Setting / Ene Kristi Urv-Wong and Donna McDowell. 5. Senior Centers in Rural Communities / John A. Krout, Margaret M. Williams and Ollie Owen -- pt. III. Resource Enhancement and Social Support. 6. Employment and Retirement Services for the Rural Elderly / Lorraine T. Dorfman and Robert L. Ballantyne. 7. Housing America's Rural Elderly / Vera Prosper and Stockton Clark. 8. Respite and Adult Day Care for Rural Elders / Vicki L. Schmall and Linda Cook Webb -- pt. IV. Health Promotion and Care. 9. Disease and Disability Prevention and Health Promotion for Rural Elders / Robin E. Mockenhaupt and Jennifer A. Muchow
  • 10. Nutrition and the Rural Elderly / Penny A. Ralston and Nancy L. Cohen. 11. Home Health Services in Rural America / Linda J. Redford and Alison B. Severns. 12. Mental Health Services for the Elderly in Rural America / Share DeCroix Bane, Eloise Rathbone-McCuan and James M. Galliher -- Epilogue / John A. Krout
Control code
28665514
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xiii, 311 pages
Isbn
9780803946958
Lccn
93031226
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)28665514
Label
Providing community-based services to the rural elderly, John A. Krout, editor
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 277-292) and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • pt. I. Overview of the Rural Elderly. 1. An Overview of Older Rural Populations and Community-Based Services / John A. Krout -- pt. II. Service Information, Access, and Coordination. 2. Information and Referral: Targeting the Rural Elderly / Anne H. McKinley and F. Ellen Netting. 3. Rural Elder Transportation / Peter M. Schauer and Patricia Weaver. 4. Case Management in a Rural Setting / Ene Kristi Urv-Wong and Donna McDowell. 5. Senior Centers in Rural Communities / John A. Krout, Margaret M. Williams and Ollie Owen -- pt. III. Resource Enhancement and Social Support. 6. Employment and Retirement Services for the Rural Elderly / Lorraine T. Dorfman and Robert L. Ballantyne. 7. Housing America's Rural Elderly / Vera Prosper and Stockton Clark. 8. Respite and Adult Day Care for Rural Elders / Vicki L. Schmall and Linda Cook Webb -- pt. IV. Health Promotion and Care. 9. Disease and Disability Prevention and Health Promotion for Rural Elders / Robin E. Mockenhaupt and Jennifer A. Muchow
  • 10. Nutrition and the Rural Elderly / Penny A. Ralston and Nancy L. Cohen. 11. Home Health Services in Rural America / Linda J. Redford and Alison B. Severns. 12. Mental Health Services for the Elderly in Rural America / Share DeCroix Bane, Eloise Rathbone-McCuan and James M. Galliher -- Epilogue / John A. Krout
Control code
28665514
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xiii, 311 pages
Isbn
9780803946958
Lccn
93031226
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)28665514

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