Session: Issues in Aging and Long Term Care
5103.0: Wednesday, November 19, 2003: 12:30 PM-2:00 PM
Issues in Aging and Long Term Care
Learning Objectives: Refer to the individual abstracts for learning objectives
See individual abstracts for presenting author's disclosure statement and author's information.
Presider(s):Jon M. Thompson, PhD
12:30 PMIntroductory Remarks
12:35 PMNursing resource use on Alzheimer’s SCUs and conventional nursing home units: Findings from a three-state study
Greg Arling, PhD
12:55 PMIncreasing access to prescription medications through Patient Assistance Programs
Jarone Lee, MPH, Robert Sigmond, MA, Dennis M. Gallagher
1:15 PMFor-profit versus nonprofit nursing homes: A comparative performance assessment
Stephen H. Linder, PhD, Pauline Vaillancourt Rosenau, PhD
1:35 PMConcluding Remarks
Organized by:Health Administration
Endorsed by:Public Health Education and Health Promotion
CE Credits:CME, Health Education (CHES), Nursing, Pharmacy

The 131st Annual Meeting (November 15-19, 2003) of APHA