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Care Management and Health Care of Older People

The Darlington Community Care Project (PSSRU ( Personal Social Services)

by David Challis

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Published by Pssru University of Kent .
Written in English

  • Care of the elderly,
  • Community care,
  • Home care,
  • Community Organization Of Social Welfare,
  • Services For The Aged,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Medical,
  • Public Policy - Social Services & Welfare,
  • Care,
  • Frail elderly,
  • Great Britain

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsLynne Johnson (Contributor)
    The Physical Object
    Number of Pages370
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8999492M
    ISBN 101857421841
    ISBN 109781857421842

    “In my opinion, our health care system has failed when a doctor fails to treat an illness that is treatable.” ― Kevin Alan Lee, The Split Mind: Schizophrenia from an Insider's Point of View. Level 5 Diploma in Leadership & Management for Adult Care is recognised as a professional management qualification for the Health and Social care sector. Memberships (upon application) Institute of Leadership and Management (ILM) Chartered Management Institute (CMI) Social Care Association; Royal College of Nursing.

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