Caregiver Identity as a Useful Concept for Understanding the Linkage between Formal and Informal Care Systems: A Case Study

@inproceedings{Carpentier2012CaregiverIA,
  title={Caregiver Identity as a Useful Concept for Understanding the Linkage between Formal and Informal Care Systems: A Case Study},
  author={Normand Carpentier},
  year={2012}
}
Health systems of most Western countries are already severely strained and pressure will likely mount due to population aging and the anticipated increase in chronic illnesses. Interventions of various forms have emerged in response to the needs of older persons suffering from Alzheimer type dementia, but problems subsist in the linkage between formal and informal care systems. The objective of our study is to achieve a better understanding of the limitations of the partnership between the… CONTINUE READING

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