2 edition of future of health care for seniors found in the catalog.
future of health care for seniors
United States. Congress. House. Select Committee on Aging. Subcommittee on Housing and Consumer Interests.
by U.S. G.P.O., For sale by the Supt. of Docs., Congressional Sales Office, U.S. G.P.O. in Washington
Written in English
|LC Classifications||KF27.5 .A358 1989|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||iii, 76 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||76|
|LC Control Number||90601052|
Experts warned Monday that the United States faces a massive health care shortage that threatens to leave millions of seniors without proper health care within the next three decades. Featuring more than 30 sources from universities, healthcare organizations and nonprofit associations, the Hogans thoroughly explain each and every aspect of senior care, including the array of available care choices, being a caregiver, planning for your own future, aging in place, family and professional care options, how to choose an option.
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