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The Resource Inside assisted living : the search for home, J. Kevin Eckert ... [et al.] ; with contributions by Sheryl Zimmerman ... [et al.] ; foreword by Bill Thomas

Inside assisted living : the search for home, J. Kevin Eckert ... [et al.] ; with contributions by Sheryl Zimmerman ... [et al.] ; foreword by Bill Thomas

Label
Inside assisted living : the search for home
Title
Inside assisted living
Title remainder
the search for home
Statement of responsibility
J. Kevin Eckert ... [et al.] ; with contributions by Sheryl Zimmerman ... [et al.] ; foreword by Bill Thomas
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Draws on in-depth interviews with residents, family members, staff, and administrators of six different types of assisted living residence. An appendix describes the qualitative research process used by a collaborative research team of the Univ. of Maryland Baltimore County's Center for Aging Studies. "Transitions from assisted living: sociocultural aspect," funded by the National Institute on Aging, was designed to provide an understanding of the minor and major life transitions experienced by residents in assisted living. -- Cover, p.4
Cataloging source
DNLM/DLC
Dewey number
  • 362.6/10973
  • 362.82
Index
index present
LC call number
HV1454.2.U6
LC item number
I56 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
  • 2009 K-053
  • WT 27 AA1
NLM item number
I59 2009
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Eckert, J. Kevin
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Congregate housing
  • Long-term care facilities
  • Patients
  • Assisted Living Facilities
  • Patients
  • Homes for the Aged
Label
Inside assisted living : the search for home, J. Kevin Eckert ... [et al.] ; with contributions by Sheryl Zimmerman ... [et al.] ; foreword by Bill Thomas
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 233-238) and index
Contents
Miss Helen at Valley Glen Home -- Opal at Franciscan House -- Karen at Huntington Inn -- Mrs. Koehler at Middlebury Manor -- Dr. Catherine at the Chesapeake -- Mr. Sidney at Laurel Ridge -- Everyday life in assisted living -- Aging in places -- The reality and promise of assisted living
Control code
ocn244601823
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xv, 246 p.
Isbn
9780801892592
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008037843
System control number
(OCoLC)244601823
Label
Inside assisted living : the search for home, J. Kevin Eckert ... [et al.] ; with contributions by Sheryl Zimmerman ... [et al.] ; foreword by Bill Thomas
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 233-238) and index
Contents
Miss Helen at Valley Glen Home -- Opal at Franciscan House -- Karen at Huntington Inn -- Mrs. Koehler at Middlebury Manor -- Dr. Catherine at the Chesapeake -- Mr. Sidney at Laurel Ridge -- Everyday life in assisted living -- Aging in places -- The reality and promise of assisted living
Control code
ocn244601823
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xv, 246 p.
Isbn
9780801892592
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008037843
System control number
(OCoLC)244601823

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