Future trends in chronic disability and institutionalization: implications for long-term care needs.


Journal Article (Review)

Demographic changes (including a healthier and aging population), trends in chronic morbidity and disability, and changes in active life expectancy have affected trends in long-term care delivery in the United States. Managed care plans face particular challenges, including creation of mix-based reimbursements and better integration of geriatric and other specialty services.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Manton, KG

Published Date

  • June 1997

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 3 / 1

Start / End Page

  • 177 - 191

PubMed ID

  • 10173089

Pubmed Central ID

  • 10173089

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 1069-6571


  • eng