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The State of Family Caregiving: A Nursing Perspective

  • Katherine Morton Robinson
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Part of the Caregiving: Research • Practice • Policy book series (CARE)

Abstract

Family caregiving is an area that has received extensive attention in the professional and public domains. The graying of America, the looming aging and retirement of the baby-boomers, increased pressures to care for the chronically ill in their homes, and changes in health care service reimbursement systems all contribute to the generalized concerns regarding caregiving.

Keywords

Family Caregiving Family Care Public Health Nurse Clinical Nurse Specialist Critical Care Nurse 
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