Analysing the importance of older people's resources for the use of home care in a cash-for-care scheme: evidence from Vienna.

Abstract

Older people of lower socioeconomic status (SES) are disproportionately affected by chronic conditions, yet less able to compensate health limitations through use of formal long-term care (LTC) at home, a preferred type of care for most. Some, like older women and single people, are particularly vulnerable. Under the Austrian public cash-for-care scheme… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/hsc.12334

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