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The Resource Aging in rural places : policies, programs, and professional practice, Kristina M. Hash, Elaine T. Jurkowski, John A. Krout

Aging in rural places : policies, programs, and professional practice, Kristina M. Hash, Elaine T. Jurkowski, John A. Krout

Label
Aging in rural places : policies, programs, and professional practice
Title
Aging in rural places
Title remainder
policies, programs, and professional practice
Statement of responsibility
Kristina M. Hash, Elaine T. Jurkowski, John A. Krout
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Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Research documents that rural elders are poorer, live in less adequate housing, and have far fewer health and service options available to them than their urban counterparts, yet there is a critical lack of current and detailed information on the problems facing rural elders and on the professional practices that serve this population. This text fills this gap by introducing readers to rural areas and their residents and discussing the issues, programs, and policies designed to meet their needs. Through a multidisciplinary lens, it examines and defines specific competencies required for succes
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Hash, Kristina Michelle,
Dewey number
362.1/0425708460973
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Jurkowski, Elaine Theresa,
  • Krout, John A.,
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  • Rural elderly
  • Rural elderly
  • Rural elderly
Label
Aging in rural places : policies, programs, and professional practice, Kristina M. Hash, Elaine T. Jurkowski, John A. Krout
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
What is rural? : introduction to aging in rural places -- Who are rural elders? -- Health and wellness among rural elders -- Housing, poverty, and transportation in rural places -- Work, retirement, and leisure in rural places -- Providing services to rural elders -- Providing services to well elders in rural areas -- Providing services to frail elders in rural areas -- Interdisciplinary teams caring for rural elders -- Role of the health care professional -- Role of the human service professional -- Policies impacting rural aging -- Conclusion and future directions
Control code
ocn890509252
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780826198112
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)890509252
Label
Aging in rural places : policies, programs, and professional practice, Kristina M. Hash, Elaine T. Jurkowski, John A. Krout
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
What is rural? : introduction to aging in rural places -- Who are rural elders? -- Health and wellness among rural elders -- Housing, poverty, and transportation in rural places -- Work, retirement, and leisure in rural places -- Providing services to rural elders -- Providing services to well elders in rural areas -- Providing services to frail elders in rural areas -- Interdisciplinary teams caring for rural elders -- Role of the health care professional -- Role of the human service professional -- Policies impacting rural aging -- Conclusion and future directions
Control code
ocn890509252
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780826198112
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)890509252

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