New book on Long Term Care

Howard Gleckman brings attention to a new book on Long Term Care, that can be downloaded for free. As readers know, LTC is a near and dear topic to this blog (a recent post), and I will look forward to integrating this book into my teaching. This recent post highlights lots of LTC issues.

Long term care is something easily thought about “tomorrow”….but we need to be thinking about constructing a coherent LTC financing and provision system today. The problems won’t just go away.

About Don Taylor
Professor of Public Policy (with appointments in Business, Nursing, Community and Family Medicine, and the Duke Clinical Research Institute), and Chair of the Academic Council at Duke University . I am one of the founding faculty of the Margolis Center for Health Policy. My research focuses on improving care for persons who are dying, and I am co-PI of a CMMI award in Community Based Palliative Care. I teach both undergrads and grad students at Duke. On twitter @donaldhtaylorjr

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