Residential services for the elderly: annual report: 1995.

Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/344036
Title:
Residential services for the elderly: annual report: 1995.
Authors:
Mid-Western Health Board (MWHB)
Citation:
Mid-Western Health Board. 1996. Residential services for the elderly: annual report: 1995. Limerick: Mid-Western Health Board.
Publisher:
Mid Western Health Board (MWHB)
Issue Date:
1996
URI:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/344036
Item Type:
Report
Language:
en
Description:
This report reviews activities and development,; in the Board's Residential Service for the Elderly during 1995. Summary data is included in respect of Private Nursing Homes and Acute Services for the Elderly. The in-patient service elements are treated separately. Each pan has a summary of key points which are followed by the relevant activity data. At year end 1995, there were 32 Acute Assessment Beds for the Elderly in the General Hospitals. The Special Hospitals provided 53 Rehabilitation Beds, 35 Respite Care beds, 824 Extended Care Beds and 128 Beds designated for Social Needs. The number of approved Private Nursing Homes Beds was 191. Overall. admissions to Residential Services increased. Short-stay and respite Care contributed significantly to this change. This is reflected in the number of persons discharged with less than three months stay in care. The largest in-patient group is in the 75-84 years age band. There is an increase in the number of patients who are 85 years and over.
Keywords:
NURSING HOME; INPATIENT SERVICES; OLDER PEOPLE; RESIDENTIAL CARE

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DC FieldValue Language
dc.contributor.authorMid-Western Health Board (MWHB)en_GB
dc.date.accessioned2015-02-01T21:22:58Z-
dc.date.available2015-02-01T21:22:58Z-
dc.date.issued1996-
dc.identifier.citationMid-Western Health Board. 1996. Residential services for the elderly: annual report: 1995. Limerick: Mid-Western Health Board.en_GB
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10147/344036-
dc.descriptionThis report reviews activities and development,; in the Board's Residential Service for the Elderly during 1995. Summary data is included in respect of Private Nursing Homes and Acute Services for the Elderly. The in-patient service elements are treated separately. Each pan has a summary of key points which are followed by the relevant activity data. At year end 1995, there were 32 Acute Assessment Beds for the Elderly in the General Hospitals. The Special Hospitals provided 53 Rehabilitation Beds, 35 Respite Care beds, 824 Extended Care Beds and 128 Beds designated for Social Needs. The number of approved Private Nursing Homes Beds was 191. Overall. admissions to Residential Services increased. Short-stay and respite Care contributed significantly to this change. This is reflected in the number of persons discharged with less than three months stay in care. The largest in-patient group is in the 75-84 years age band. There is an increase in the number of patients who are 85 years and over.en_GB
dc.language.isoenen
dc.publisherMid Western Health Board (MWHB)en_GB
dc.subjectNURSING HOMEen_GB
dc.subjectINPATIENT SERVICESen_GB
dc.subjectOLDER PEOPLEen_GB
dc.subjectRESIDENTIAL CAREen_GB
dc.titleResidential services for the elderly: annual report: 1995.en_GB
dc.typeReporten
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