Policies & Programs, filtered by "Community Members" and "Quality of Care"
Policies and programs that can improve health
Use a case management model for frail elderly patients living independently, coordinating aspects of long-term care such as status assessment, monitoring, advocacy, care planning, etc.
Establish high deductible health plans, often paired with pre-tax medical expense accounts such as Health Reimbursement Arrangements (HRAs) or Health Savings Accounts (HSAs)
Tailor health care to patients’ norms, beliefs, and values, as well as their language and literacy skills
Support a collaborative approach by a multidisciplinary team of professionals working to meet the full range of long-term care needs for frail elderly patients living independently