Adult Foster Care

Known as: Care, Adult Foster, Foster Care, Adult 
An elderly person's placement with another family when independent living is no longer possible, but nursing care is not necessary.
National Institutes of Health

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1981-2016
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2016
2016
OBJECTIVE To compare characteristics, healthcare use, and costs of care of veterans in the rapidly expanding Veterans Health… (More)
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2014
2014
Expanding the funding of homeand community-based services (HCBS) has become a key policy goal of many state Medicaid programs in… (More)
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2012
2012
S disturbance is common among communitydwelling older adults, particularly those with comorbid medical and psychiatric illness.1… (More)
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2006
2006
PURPOSE Making good consumer decisions requires having good information. This study compared long-term-care recommendations among… (More)
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2000
2000
OBJECTIVES To compare self-reporting of pain by cognitively impaired (CI) older adults living in the community with reports of… (More)
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1997
1997
OBJECTIVES This study investigates the degree of substitutability of adult foster care for nursing home care in Oregon. METHODS… (More)
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1991
1991
BACKGROUND In Oregon, adult foster care (AFC) homes, which are private residences where a live-in manager cares for one to five… (More)
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1991
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1991
"Adult foster care" is a label that has been applied to very diverse programs. Although adult foster care appears to be a… (More)
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1982
1982
An evaluation of the meals served in 41 Adult Foster Care facilities in Michigan showed that 38 did not serve meals which… (More)
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1981
1981
To summarize the whole experience, I will simply say that the problem of finding a clinical placement in mental health was… (More)
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