ERIC Number: ED307548
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1987
Reference Count: N/A
Abstracts 1987. New Horizons in Long Term Care: A Report on the Long Term Care Research and Demonstration Projects.
Illinois State Dept. of Public Aid, Springfield.
This booklet provides a description of 14 projects which were awarded funds during fiscal year 1987 for collaborative research in long-term care to find new ways to treat long-term care patients in Illinois nursing homes. It includes the organization or institution receiving the award, an abstract of the research proposal, and the name of the project director and principal investigator. Included are abstracts for projects dealing with family participation and improvement of care in nursing homes; model programs of nursing home management; deinstitutionalization; Project Elder Find; caring for the chronically mentally ill; case management and facility management; a model continence training program; care planning, personnel management, and quality assurance in long-term care facilities; nurse aide turnover; Alzheimer's disease; habilitation planning; care planning; pressure sore management; and quality care indicators for long-term care facilities in Illinois. (NB)
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Directories/Catalogs; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Illinois State Dept. of Public Aid, Springfield.
Identifiers - Location: Illinois