AIDS And Long Term Care: A New Dimension

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More family caregivers are in the workplace or live far away and are finding it difficult to care for loved ones at home. Since I’ve been working here, I’ve come to understand why my mother always says this job is so fulfilling. AHCPR research has also made major contributions to the understanding of what factors affect the quality of long-term care services. We understand our role in the health care system and, as such, we take it seriously.

Pages: 178

Publisher: Natl Health Pub; illustrated edition edition (July 1989)

ISBN: 1558570098

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