Combining health care and housing. A hospital partners with Mercy Housing Midwest to construct apartments for the local low-income elderly.

@article{Tozzio2002CombiningHC,
  title={Combining health care and housing. A hospital partners with Mercy Housing Midwest to construct apartments for the local low-income elderly.},
  author={Mark G Tozzio},
  journal={Health progress},
  year={2002},
  volume={83 5},
  pages={
          31-4
        }
}
S t. John's Regional Medical Center, a 367-bed hospital offering comprehensive tertiary acute care services in Joplin, MO, is pursuing innovative approaches in order to create healthier communities throughout its service area, with a focus on enhancing the well-being of the area's older residents. One approach involves increasing the availability of affordable high-quality housing that also offers support services designed to meet the special needs of the low-income elderly. 

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