National Eldercare Systems project

a national study comparing successful community-based systems of care for older people
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Human Services Development Institute, University of Southern Maine , Portland, ME
Home care services -- Research, Continuum of care, Older people -- Care, Older people -- Services for -- United S
Statementprepared by Human Services Development Institute, Edmund S. Muskie Institute of Public Affairs, University of Southern Maine
ContributionsFortinsky, Richard H, University of Southern Maine. Human Services Development Institute, United States. Administration on Aging
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 74, [34] p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14439119M

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