Ways of Funding and Organising Elderly Care in Sweden

  title={Ways of Funding and Organising Elderly Care in Sweden},
  author={Per Gunnar Edebalk},
Elderly care in Sweden is an important municipal task and a more specialised care was introduced in 1918. Since then the development of elderly care has evolved in terms of a three stage process and each phase has been characterised by path-dependent processes. Critical junctures have been reached around 1950 and around 1990. Since 1990 the municipalities have been given extended options to organise elderly care and they are now trying to find means of increasing efficiency in elderly care. One… Expand
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