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Intermediate Care: Older People's Involvement and Experiences

Jill Manthorpe (King's College London)
Michelle Cornes (University of Central Lancashire)

Journal of Integrated Care

ISSN: 1476-9018

Article publication date: 1 December 2004

Abstract

New service models such as intermediate care may find it difficult to involve older people in services that are time‐limited and unfamiliar. Their staff may perceive themselves as having little time to sustain or build relationships with voluntary and community‐based organisations engaged in intermediate care. This article shows how such challenges can be met by drawing on the experiences of voluntary sector projects involved in intermediate care services.

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Manthorpe, J. and Cornes, M. (2004), "Intermediate Care: Older People's Involvement and Experiences", Journal of Integrated Care, Vol. 12 No. 6, pp. 43-48. https://doi.org/10.1108/14769018200400048

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Emerald Group Publishing Limited

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