ERIC Number: EJ264091
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1982-Jun
The Inadequacy of Needs Assessments of the Elderly.
Lareau, Leslie S.; Heumann, Leonard F.
Gerontologist, v22 n3 p324-30 Jun 1982
Collected information on the quality of needs assessments of the elderly from three sources. Found that the overall quality of the majority of needs assessments was so low as to provide little meaningful input to the planning process. Recommends that states focus on the improvement of needs assessment efforts. (Author)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A