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dc.date.accessioned2021-04-21T20:11:17Z
dc.date.available2021-04-21T20:11:17Z
dc.date.issued2021-04-21
dc.identifier.govdocPAHO/FPL/HL/21-0016
dc.identifier.urihttps://iris.paho.org/handle/10665.2/53737
dc.description.abstractIn the Region of the Americas, the number of people requiring care from others will continue to grow rapidly. The issue of long-term care call for a long-term solution that will address the demographic and epidemiological shift facing the Region. This policy brief outlines the current situation and presents the challenges in terms of human resources, financing, and monitoring and evaluation. It encourages countries to take the opportunity to develop a strategic solution for long-term care by, among others, prioritizing the issue, investing in appropriate systems, ensuring proper funding, developing evidence, and measuring progress. It is targeted at those involved in policymaking on long-term care at country and regional level.en_US
dc.language.isoenen_US
dc.publisherPAHOen_US
dc.rightsAttribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 IGO*
dc.rights.urihttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/igo/*
dc.subjectAgingen_US
dc.subjectHealth Promotionen_US
dc.subjectHealth Care Sectoren_US
dc.subjectWorkforceen_US
dc.subjectHealth Workforceen_US
dc.subjectLife Expectancyen_US
dc.subjectLong-Term Careen_US
dc.subjectPopulation Forecasten_US
dc.subjectPopulationen_US
dc.subjectPopulation Densityen_US
dc.titleThe Challenges and Opportunities in Fostering a Long-Term Care System in the Americasen_US
dc.typePolicy briefsen_US
dc.rights.holderPan American Health Organizationen_US
dc.contributor.corporatenamePan American Health Organizationen_US
paho.isfeatured0en_US
paho.publisher.countryUnited Statesen_US
paho.publisher.cityWashington, D.C.en_US
paho.source.centercodeUS1.1en_US
paho.relation.languageVersion10665.2/53731en_US
paho.relation.languageVersion10665.2/53733en_US
paho.contributor.departmentFamily, Health Promotion and Life Course (FPL)en_US
paho.iswhotranslationNoen_US


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