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Senior Care for Aging in Place

Clara Caldeira, Matthew Bietz, Marisol Vidauri, Yunan Chen
2017 Proceedings of the 2017 ACM Conference on Computer Supported Cooperative Work and Social Computing - CSCW '17  
Increasing demands for senior care raise the challenge of how to support independence in older adults while assisting their health management.  ...  Examining how these care practices function could inform the design of technology for a broader population of seniors aging in place.  ...  ACKNOWLEDGMENTS The authors thank each study participant, in particular the CCRC staff who allowed us to collect data about the institution and its residents.  ... 
doi:10.1145/2998181.2998206 fatcat:zm3apmaykfaznncj2smgytxk3a

Caregiving in place: The role of technology

L. Murdoch, J. Kinney, C. Kart, T. Ziemba
2002 Gerontechnology  
Often, staying in their homes is key to such independence.  ...  In this presentation we will discuss the importance of these efforts for the development of technologies in the home. Maintaining functional independence is a high priority for many older adults.  ...  positive ageing and improving the life of older people in continuing care and assisted living settings  ... 
doi:10.4017/gt.2002.02.01.143.00 fatcat:3fwz3za7tncn3fmmmw5bfx2ro4

The benefit and burden of "ageing-in-place" in an aged care community

Barbara Horner, Duncan P Boldy
2008 Australian Health Review  
However, there is little in the literature about the implications of ageing-in-place for the individual or their carers, or the burden this can place on service providers and aged care communities.  ...  Ageing-in-place is usually viewed as a positive approach to meeting the needs of the older person, supporting them to live independently, or with some assistance, for as long as possible.  ...  Balancing the ideals of ageing-in-place with the realities and impact of caring in personal situations is also a message for a wider audience.  ... 
doi:10.1071/ah080356 pmid:18447827 fatcat:wyev2ru5qvh4hepnaouekpuhc4

The cost effectiveness of aging in place: A literature review

Nguyen Tan Loi, Nguyen Tien Dung, Ho Nhut Quang
2021 SOCIAL SCIENCES  
The prevalence of chronic diseases increases in the older population; seniors may have to abandon their bative social life and need long-term care in a nursing home. Aging is a global phenomenon.  ...  The objective of this paper is to discover the evidence supporting or refuting the cost-effectiveness of Assisted Living Technology (ALT) in aging in place of older adults through a comprehensive presentation  ...  In literature, the aging in place concentrates on accommodation and assistance or care (Judd, Olsberg, Quinn, Groenhart, & Demirbilek, 2010) .  ... 
doi:10.46223/hcmcoujs.soci.en.11.1.1925.2021 fatcat:pxbqdmvsuffkhftqanqxmh67y4

Clinical Outcomes of Aging in Place

Karen Dorman Marek, Lori Popejoy, Greg Petroski, David Mehr, Marilyn Rantz, Wen-Chieh Lin
2005 Nursing Research  
Methods: A program called Aging in Place (AIP) was developed by the Sinclair School of Nursing in cooperation with the state of Missouri's HCBS program.  ...  Objective: To compare clinical outcomes of individuals in a community-based, long-term care program to individuals of similar case mix in institutional-based, long-term care.  ...  Aging in place evaluation framework. these items was scored 0 to 4 with 0 indicating independent functioning (no need for help or oversight) and 4 indicating total dependence (full staff performance of  ... 
doi:10.1097/00006199-200505000-00008 pmid:15897796 fatcat:yx4ejumcszesbbpgxozj2whkyy

Place of Death Among Older Americans

Naoko Muramatsu, Ruby L. Hoyem, Hongjun Yin, Richard T. Campbell
2008 Medical Care  
Objective-To examine whether states' spending on home-and community-based services (HCBS) affects place of death, taking into consideration county health care resources and individuals' family, sociodemographic  ...  Then we ran logistic regression analysis to investigate the HCBS effects on place of death separately for those who relocated to a nursing home and those who remained in the community.  ...  People aged 65 and older consume more than one-third of personal health care spending, largely for inpatient services primarily funded by Medicare and for nursing home facility services, the largest portion  ... 
doi:10.1097/mlr.0b013e3181791a79 pmid:18665063 pmcid:PMC2708119 fatcat:xbsyt5bntfcanblt2u22hj4s5u

Digitization of Aging-in-Place: An International Comparison of the Value-Framing of New Technologies

Barbara L. Marshall, Nicole K. Dalmer, Stephen Katz, Eugene Loos, Daniel López Gómez, Alexander Peine
2022 Societies  
Integral to strategies for promoting healthy aging are initiatives for 'aging in place', linked to services and care that allow older people to remain in their homes and communities.  ...  of health care delivery, support for caregivers, and older peoples' rights.  ...  For seniors who are aging in place, eHealth and domotic applications could be considered" [46] (p. 162).  ... 
doi:10.3390/soc12020035 fatcat:lcjz5mmla5a6rpt3y2u2wijzuq

Octogenarians with Multiple Sclerosis: Lessons for Aging in Place

Matthew B. Downer, Elizabeth M. Wallack, Michelle Ploughman
2019 Canadian Journal on Aging/La Revue canadienne du vieillissement  
and to obtain paid personal care, factors that synergistically facilitate aging in place.  ...  "age in place".  ... 
doi:10.1017/s0714980819000163 pmid:31084628 fatcat:hcavd3khvjbzpe44gficp7cfsa

Place of the elderly and diversity of their life situation in today's society

Katarzyna Porzych, Anna Polak-Szabela, Kajetan Hadzik, Martyna Porzych, Kornelia Kędziora-Kornatowska
2015 Medical and Biological Sciences  
Forecasts for the upcoming years are as follows: in 2020 -18.9%, in 2035 -24.5% and in 2050 -32.7%. The percentage of people aged 65 years and older is called aging of the population factor.  ...  In the cities, elderly population accounts for almost 16% of the whole population; in rural areas this number is significantly smaller and accounts for slightly more than 13% of the population.  ...  It is also a point of support for an aging man when he finds there respect and understanding and receives help, support and care.  ... 
doi:10.12775/mbs.2015.016 fatcat:mqit2shmvvhhvlh233yyd6sa2a

Using technology to design a hospitable place where clients can live

I. Coulson, D. McIntosh, Q. Choo, J. Johnson
2002 Gerontechnology  
Often, staying in their homes is key to such independence.  ...  In this presentation we will discuss the importance of these efforts for the development of technologies in the home. Maintaining functional independence is a high priority for many older adults.  ...  positive ageing and improving the life of older people in continuing care and assisted living settings  ... 
doi:10.4017/gt.2002.02.01.068.00 fatcat:xjaxcvkedrf6hlnm7exvpspksi

Population Ageing in Northern Australia: Seniors' Voices on Ageing in Place

Andrew Taylor, Hannah Payer
2016 Journal of Population Ageing  
to deliver optimal support and community benefit for those who wish to 'age in place' in the north.  ...  to deliver optimal support and community benefit for those who wish to 'age in place' in the north.  ...  Acknowledgements The authors wish to acknowledge the contributions of the Council of the Ageing Northern Territory in assisting with the research discussed in this paper.  ... 
doi:10.1007/s12062-016-9156-0 fatcat:42e5yq3uxnflfawz42auq5o5i4

Environmental factors for an inclusive community : Seniors' decisions regarding 'ageing in place' in Australia : Environmental and support considerations(Keynote lecture & Symposium)

Duncan Boldy
2011 Japanese Journal of Human Sciences of Health-Social Services  
The term 'ageing in place' has now been used for many years to capture the thrust of this poliey (Heumann & Boldy, 1993) and there is considerable evidence that many older people prefer to live in a familiar  ...  environmenttraditionally the family hemeand avoid residential aged care (Kendig  ...  The valuable contributions of Andrew Jones and Helen Bartlett related to the cenceptualisation of `place', are alse aeknowledged.  ... 
doi:10.20681/hwelfare.18.1_11 fatcat:txduijqotngj3nm4g47gweemhm

Home-Based Palliative Care and Aging in Place and Community [chapter]

Jean Galiana, William A. Haseltine
2019 Aging Well  
It is not limited to older adults, but for the purpose of this book, we will focus on palliative care for those 65 and older.  ...  Both are critical quality-of-life concerns that are often overlooked in traditional care.  ...  Aging in Place and Community Home-based palliative and primary care enables aging in place.  ... 
doi:10.1007/978-981-13-2164-1_5 fatcat:rgdws4s5j5cpxbhrwfg6hk2hu4

Applicability of 'Aging in Place' in redeveloped public rental housing estates in Hong Kong

Wadu Mesthrige Jayantha, Queena K. Qian, Chan On Yi
2018 Cities  
You share, we take care!' -Taverne project https://www.openaccess.nl/en/you-share-we-take-care Otherwise as indicated in  ...  The second author is thankful for the following two research grants:  ...  Acknowledgements The first (and corresponding) author acknowledges the funding support given by the research grant of the Hong Kong Polytechnic University (grant code: 4-ZZGC).  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.cities.2018.06.016 fatcat:b5kimlw6dne67glrjhhiiwzmfu

Definitions, key themes and aspects of 'ageing in place': a scoping review

Katinka E. Pani-Harreman, Gerrie J. J. W. Bours, Inés Zander, Gertrudis I. J. M. Kempen, Joop M. A. van Duren
2020 Ageing & Society  
These findings might provide practical support for professionals and governments when they develop their policies about 'ageing in place' integrally and to develop fit policies.  ...  These studies concentrate on the following five key themes concerning 'ageing in place': 'ageing in place' in relation to place, to social networks, to support, to technology and to personal characteristics  ...  Horner and Boldy (2008: 358) defined 'ageing in place' as a 'positive approach to meeting the needs of the older person, supporting them to live independently, or with some assistance, for as long as  ... 
doi:10.1017/s0144686x20000094 fatcat:ncblgwwynveihp33k7pu5wjzli
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