Developing an integrated system of care for frail seniors

Healthc Manage Forum. Winter 2013;26(4):200-8. doi: 10.1016/j.hcmf.2013.09.003.

Abstract

A consultation process was undertaken with healthcare providers in the Waterloo Wellington region of southern Ontario to assess current system strengths, challenges and gaps in providing care to frail seniors. The findings were used to implement strategies for improving system integration.

MeSH terms

  • Aged, 80 and over
  • Delivery of Health Care, Integrated / organization & administration*
  • Focus Groups
  • Frail Elderly*
  • Humans
  • Ontario
  • Program Development / methods*
  • Qualitative Research