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The Resource The nursing home guide : a doctor reveals what you need to know about long-term care, Joshua D. Schor

The nursing home guide : a doctor reveals what you need to know about long-term care, Joshua D. Schor

Label
The nursing home guide : a doctor reveals what you need to know about long-term care
Title
The nursing home guide
Title remainder
a doctor reveals what you need to know about long-term care
Statement of responsibility
Joshua D. Schor
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A geriatric specialist furnishes a comprehensive overview of the ins and outs of long-term care, with step-by-step instructions and guidelines that cover such topics as how to determine if a family member needs long-term or sub-acute care, how to assess a facility, the assisted living alternative, patient and family rights, special concerns for younger patients, and more
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Schor, Joshua D
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Nursing homes
  • Nursing home care
Label
The nursing home guide : a doctor reveals what you need to know about long-term care, Joshua D. Schor
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Indcludes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Historically speaking: a brief history of long-term care -- Part I: Finding the right home -- Choosing a home -- The tour: can we talk? -- The tour and beyond: now let's walk -- Transfers and transitions -- Part II: Navigating the system -- Dramatis personae: a personnel scorecard -- Medications: just say no? -- Consultants and specialists: more or less? -- Psychiatrists and psychologists: why are they so busy? -- To hospitalize or not to hospitalize -- Falls and restraints -- Bugs and super-bugs: infections in long-term care -- The final chapter: end-of-life care
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
Berkley trade paperback edition.
Extent
xxiii, 312 pages
Isbn
9780425223789
Lccn
2008035654
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
The nursing home guide : a doctor reveals what you need to know about long-term care, Joshua D. Schor
Publication
Note
Indcludes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Historically speaking: a brief history of long-term care -- Part I: Finding the right home -- Choosing a home -- The tour: can we talk? -- The tour and beyond: now let's walk -- Transfers and transitions -- Part II: Navigating the system -- Dramatis personae: a personnel scorecard -- Medications: just say no? -- Consultants and specialists: more or less? -- Psychiatrists and psychologists: why are they so busy? -- To hospitalize or not to hospitalize -- Falls and restraints -- Bugs and super-bugs: infections in long-term care -- The final chapter: end-of-life care
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
Berkley trade paperback edition.
Extent
xxiii, 312 pages
Isbn
9780425223789
Lccn
2008035654
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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