Event Details

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Health Affairs Briefing on Community Care For High-Need Patients

Jun. 04, 2019

As the population ages and the number of older Americans with serious illnesses grows, a large and diverse workforce will be needed to enable people to live in their homes and communities. The June 2019 issue of Health Affairs examined this emerging challenge with a special issue devoted to understanding how we can recruit, train and deploy the necessary clinical and non-clinical workforce and fully integrate family caregivers into care processes.

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Healthforce Associate Director of Research Joanne Spetz presented her work and served as an issue adviser.

Follow live tweets from the briefing @Health_Affairs, and join the conversation with #homebasedcare.