Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/299859
Title:
Care for older people
Authors:
National Economic Social Forum (NESF)
Publisher:
National Economic Social Forum (NESF)
Issue Date:
Nov-2005
URI:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/299859
Additional Links:
http://files.nesc.ie/nesf_archive/nesf_reports/NESF_32.pdf
Item Type:
Report
Language:
en
Description:
This Executive Summary is presented in three interconnecting parts. The first part outlines the context in which the Project Team on Care for Older People undertook its work. The second gives a brief overview of the report, and the third part details the Team’s priority recommendations, which are summarised below. The Summary of Key Recommendation Bring public spending on care services for older people up to at least the OECD average of 1 per cent of GDP over the next five years, at an additional cost of e500 million Develop a National Action Plan on Ageing Root out ageism and promote positive ageing Clarify entitlement to core community care services and introduce unified and holistic assessment of need Increase financial support for homecare Strengthen co-ordination, implement care and case management Develop standards of care across the system and emphasise quality of life outcomes Positive ageing training should be delivered to all relevant staff (policy-makers, managers and care staff)Maintain and develop housing stock Develop a National Strategy on Caring
Keywords:
OLDER PEOPLE
Series/Report no.:
NESF report; no. 32
ISBN:
1899276386

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dc.contributor.authorNational Economic Social Forum (NESF)en_GB
dc.date.accessioned2013-08-26T16:01:46Z-
dc.date.available2013-08-26T16:01:46Z-
dc.date.issued2005-11-
dc.identifier.isbn1899276386-
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10147/299859-
dc.descriptionThis Executive Summary is presented in three interconnecting parts. The first part outlines the context in which the Project Team on Care for Older People undertook its work. The second gives a brief overview of the report, and the third part details the Team’s priority recommendations, which are summarised below. The Summary of Key Recommendation Bring public spending on care services for older people up to at least the OECD average of 1 per cent of GDP over the next five years, at an additional cost of e500 million Develop a National Action Plan on Ageing Root out ageism and promote positive ageing Clarify entitlement to core community care services and introduce unified and holistic assessment of need Increase financial support for homecare Strengthen co-ordination, implement care and case management Develop standards of care across the system and emphasise quality of life outcomes Positive ageing training should be delivered to all relevant staff (policy-makers, managers and care staff)Maintain and develop housing stock Develop a National Strategy on Caringen_GB
dc.language.isoenen
dc.publisherNational Economic Social Forum (NESF)en_GB
dc.relation.ispartofseriesNESF reporten_GB
dc.relation.ispartofseriesno. 32en_GB
dc.relation.urlhttp://files.nesc.ie/nesf_archive/nesf_reports/NESF_32.pdfen_GB
dc.subjectOLDER PEOPLEen_GB
dc.titleCare for older peopleen_GB
dc.typeReporten
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