Rural Hospitals and Long-term Care: The Challenges of Diversification and Integration Strategies
Book chapter from Service Delivery to Older Adults: The Challenges of Diversification and Integration Strategies.
Service Delivery to Older Adults provides a comprehensive discussion of contemporary challenges experienced by older rural residents and their communities in accessing and providing services. Many of the chapters provide details about programs and services which have been successful and may serve as models for others to consider.
Coburn, A. F., Loux, S. L., & Bolda, E. J. (2006). Rural hospitals and long-term care: The challenges of diversification and integration strategies. In R. T. Goins, & J. A. Krout (Eds.), Service delivery to rural older adults: Research, policy, and practice. (pp. 103-122). New York, NY: Springer Publishing Co.