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Picard, André

Summary: "It took the coronavirus pandemic to open our eyes to the deplorable state of so many of the nation's long-term care homes: the inhumane conditions, overworked and underpaid staff, and lack of oversight. In this timely new book, esteemed health reporter André Picard reveals the full extent of the crisis in eldercare, and offers an urgently needed prescription to fix a broken system. When...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Random House Canada 2021

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in New Non-fiction, Call number: 362.6 PIC

Kind, Viki.

Summary: This book offers tools and techniques to help caregivers make decisions involving the care and health of the person they care for.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Greenleaf Book Group Press 2010

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: 649.8 Kind 2010

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Publisher / Publication Date: Tyndale House Publishers 2002

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 649.8 COM

Susik, D. Helen.

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Publisher / Publication Date: American Source Books 1995

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 649.8 SUS

Poo, Ai-jen.

Summary: By 2035, 11.5 million Americans will be over the age of eighty-five, more than double today’s 5 million, living longer than ever before. To enable all of us to age with dignity and security in the face of this coming Age Wave, our society must learn to value the care of our elders. The process of building a culture that supports care is a key component to restoring the American dream, and, as...

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Publisher / Publication Date: The New Press 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 361 POO

Kane, Robert L.

Contents: Background -- The stroke -- Rehabilitation -- Assisted living -- The dementia unit -- Nursing home -- Doctors, other medical personnel, and hospitals -- Informal care -- The roads not taken -- End of life -- What kind of long-term care do we want? -- What can we do about it?.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Vanderbilt University Press 2005

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 362.61 KAN

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