TITLE

Small Is Beautiful

AUTHOR(S)
Kalb, Claudia; Juarez, Vanessa; Morris, Nomi
PUB. DATE
August 2005
SOURCE
Newsweek;8/1/2005, Vol. 146 Issue 5, p46
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Looks at a new alternative to traditional nursing home care: residences that look and feel like the house you've lived in all of your life. Description of a stand-alone house in California called Vista View that provides long-term-care for the elderly; How geriatrician, Dr. Bill Thomas, founded National Green House Project; A look at the Mississippi Methodist Senior Services homes in Tupelo, Mississippi; Comparison of the health and well-being of residents of home-living concept homes and those of traditional institutional nursing homes.
ACCESSION #
17713788

 

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