Course: Health Issues for Aging Populations
» Selected books
Moon M. Medicare Now and in the Future. Washington, DC: The Urban Institute Press, 1993.
Rowland D, Lyons B. Financing Home Care: Improving Protection for Disabled Elderly People. Baltimore, MD: Johns Hopkins Press, 1991.
Biegel D, Sales E, Schulz R. Family Caregiving in Chronic Illness. Newbury Park, CA: Sage Publications, 1991.
Lavizzo-Mourey R, Day S, Diserens D, Grisso JA. Practicing Prevention for the Elderly. Philadelphia, PA: Hanley & Belfus, Inc., 1989.
Riley M, Kahn R, Foner A. Age and Structural Lag: Society's Failure to Provide Meaningful Opportunities in Work, Family, and Leisure. New York, NY: John Wiley and Sons, 1994.
Calkins E, Boult C, Wagner E, Pacala J, eds. New Ways to Care for Older People: Building Systems Based on Evidence. New York, NY: Springer Publishing Company, 1999
» Selected web sites for information regarding aging populations
Age-related statistics compiled by a federal interagency forum
Clearing house for information on home care and hospice
Official site for Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Servicesï¿½information for beneficiaries, researchers, providers
Agency for Health Care Research and Quality
National Institute for Aging, research, requests for proposals, news briefs on sponsored aging research