Person-Centered Care for Older Adults with Chronic Conditions and Functional Impairment: A Systematic Literature Review.

@article{Kogan2016PersonCenteredCF,
  title={Person-Centered Care for Older Adults with Chronic Conditions and Functional Impairment: A Systematic Literature Review.},
  author={Alexis Coulourides Kogan and Kathleen H Wilber and Laura M Mosqueda},
  journal={Journal of the American Geriatrics Society},
  year={2016},
  volume={64 1},
  pages={e1-7}
}
Person-centered care (PCC) shifts focus away from the traditional biomedical model in favor of embracing personal choice and autonomy for people receiving health services. It has become an important avenue for improving primary care, and older adults remain a priority target for PCC because they are more likely to have complex care needs than younger individuals. Nevertheless, despite a growing body of evidence regarding its use, PCC still lacks an agreed-upon definition. A literature review… CONTINUE READING
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