Funding and policy in residential care in Australia
Courtney, Mary D., Abbey, Brian R., & Abbey, Jennifer A. (2004) Funding and policy in residential care in Australia. In Nay, Rhonda & Garratt, Sally (Eds.) Nursing older people : issues and innovations. Churchill Livingstone (Elsevier), Sydney, pp. 3-30.
This second edition retains the focus adopted by the first on the many issues faced by nurses working in aged care, but reflects recent changes and developments at a national level. The book draws on research undertaken by the authors and looks to the ongoing research and development necessary for quality aged care.
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Australasian Journal on Ageing
To cite this article: Yvonne Wells Associate Editor, Book Reviews (2005)
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Nay R, Garratt S. Nursing older people: Issues and innovations. Sydney: Churchill Livingstone, 2004.
The reviewing panel saw this substantial book as a valuable resource, not only for undergraduate nurses, but also for aged care clinicians from various professional backgrounds. Major strengths include its recognition of the complexity of nursing older people and its coverage of a wealth of information.
The Australasian Journal on Ageing book prize was announced at the November Annual General Meeting of the Australian Association of Gerontology, in Melbourne.
Congratulations to Rhonda Nay and Sally Garratt, and to their colleagues who contributed chapters to the book. Many thanks to the reviewers who assisted with the process of selecting the prize winner.
|Keywords:||Geriatric nursing, Australia, Geriatric nursing, Older poeple, Care, Australia|
|Subjects:||Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES (110000) > PUBLIC HEALTH AND HEALTH SERVICES (111700) > Residential Client Care (111718)
Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES (110000) > NURSING (111000) > Aged Care Nursing (111001)
|Divisions:||Current > Research Centres > Centre for Health Research
Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Faculty of Health
Current > Institutes > Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation
|Copyright Owner:||Copyright 2004 Churchill Livingstone|
|Deposited On:||04 May 2007 00:00|
|Last Modified:||29 Feb 2012 13:07|
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