ERIC Number: EJ398731
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1989
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Caregiving and Employment: Results of an Employee Survey.
Scharlach, Andrew E.; Boyd, Sandra L.
Gerontologist, v29 n3 p382-87 Jun 1989
Employee survey revealed that 23 percent of 1,898 respondents were assisting elderly person. Multivariate analyses indicated that care providers, compared to other employees, were more likely to experience interference between job and family responsibilities and more likely to miss work. Respondents identified employee-sponsored programs and benefits that could make combining work and caregiving roles easier. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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