A survey of the new long stay in the Eastern Health Board Area.

Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/334656
Title:
A survey of the new long stay in the Eastern Health Board Area.
Authors:
Eastern Health Board; Gannon, Miriam; Johnson, John; Meagher, David; Hussein, Mirza; Farren, Connor
Citation:
Gannon, Miriam, Johnson, John, Meagher, David, Hussein, Mirza, Farren, Connor. 1996. A survey of the new long stay in the Eastern Health Board Area. Dublin: Eastern Health Board.
Publisher:
Eastern Health Board
Issue Date:
1996
URI:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/334656
Item Type:
Study
Language:
en
Description:
This study aims to identify all new long-stay patients in the Eastern. Health Board Area, to describe their demographic and clinical features and to assess tbeir needs in relation to commwuty placemenlThere were 175 patients surveyed giving a bed occupancy rate of 14/100,000 of the population. They were chronically ill with significant. psychiatric and social di'labilities. Two thirds could be placed in tb.e commtmity .i£ adequate facilities were available. Compulsory detained patients were over -represented in this group. The definition of new long-stay should be extended to include those over 65 years of age.
Keywords:
HEALTH SERVICES; LONG TERM CONDITION; PATIENT; HOSPITAL DISCHARGE

Full metadata record

DC FieldValue Language
dc.contributor.authorEastern Health Boarden_GB
dc.contributor.authorGannon, Miriamen_GB
dc.contributor.authorJohnson, Johnen_GB
dc.contributor.authorMeagher, Daviden_GB
dc.contributor.authorHussein, Mirzaen_GB
dc.contributor.authorFarren, Connoren_GB
dc.date.accessioned2014-11-11T15:14:04Z-
dc.date.available2014-11-11T15:14:04Z-
dc.date.issued1996-
dc.identifier.citationGannon, Miriam, Johnson, John, Meagher, David, Hussein, Mirza, Farren, Connor. 1996. A survey of the new long stay in the Eastern Health Board Area. Dublin: Eastern Health Board.en_GB
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10147/334656-
dc.descriptionThis study aims to identify all new long-stay patients in the Eastern. Health Board Area, to describe their demographic and clinical features and to assess tbeir needs in relation to commwuty placemenlThere were 175 patients surveyed giving a bed occupancy rate of 14/100,000 of the population. They were chronically ill with significant. psychiatric and social di'labilities. Two thirds could be placed in tb.e commtmity .i£ adequate facilities were available. Compulsory detained patients were over -represented in this group. The definition of new long-stay should be extended to include those over 65 years of age.en_GB
dc.languageeng-
dc.language.isoenen
dc.publisherEastern Health Boarden_GB
dc.rightsEastern Health Board-
dc.subjectHEALTH SERVICESen_GB
dc.subjectLONG TERM CONDITIONen_GB
dc.subjectPATIENTen_GB
dc.subjectHOSPITAL DISCHARGEen_GB
dc.titleA survey of the new long stay in the Eastern Health Board Area.en_GB
dc.typeStudyen
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