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The Case Manager

Author: Pynoos, J., Sanford, J. A.
Type: Journal Article
Year: 2002


Increasingly, case managers recognize the importance of home modifications in helping older people age in place. They also realize that the quality of life of people of all ages with disabilities can be enhanced with simple adaptations. Unfortunately, many case managers find it difficult to integrate home modifications into their care plans. Barriers include inadequate assessment instruments, unavailability of skilled providers, and lack of knowledge about effective solutions that will meet the needs of individual clients

Further Details

Full Title: The Case Manager
Pages: 67-70
Volume: 13
Issue: 1
ISBN/ISSN: 1061-9259
Accession Number: September, 2011
Notes: PDF attached. Print discarded
Electronic Resource Number: 10.1067/tcmg.2002.122041
Keywords: modification, housing
Reads: 196