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Published by Public Policy Institute, AARP in Washington, DC .
Written in English


  • Older people -- Long-term care -- Government policy,
  • Social case work with older people,
  • Older people -- Care -- Management -- Congresses

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Statementprepared by Health Systems Research, Inc
ContributionsHealth Systems Research, Inc, Public Policy Institute (American Association of Retired Persons), Center on Elderly People Living Alone
The Physical Object
Pagination11, [10] p. ;
Number of Pages11
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15477248M

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