ERIC Number: EJ408210
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1989
Reference Count: 0
Taking the Clinic to the Clients: Geriatric Health Care in a Residential Setting.
Morris, Carolyn L.; Dexter, Elizabeth B.
Gerontologist, v29 n6 p822-25 Dec 1989
Describes program in which satellite clinics in three apartment buildings for seniors and disabled adults bring primary health care services to individuals. Explains how clinical nurse specialist, social worker, and physician work as team to help clients remain functional and independent, and how health education programs, counseling, and staff familiarity with clients' milieus contribute to comprehensive wellness-oriented service. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
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