Cutler Institute for Health and Social Policy

Disability and Aging

Assessment of Maine's Long-Term Care Needs. Baseline Report: Demographics and Use of Long Term Care Services in Maine


This report provides a chartbook of baseline information on the demographic characteristics, participant characteristics, and service use trends for people accessing long term care services in Maine.<p></p>
In the report, long term care services include the following:
<li>Nursing Facility Services
<li>Private Non-medical Institutions
<li>Consumer Directed Attendant Services
<li>day Health Services
<li>Elder and Adult Waiver Services
<li>Home Health Services
<li>Hospice Services
<li>Personal Care Services
<li>Physically Disable Waiver Services
<li>Private Duty Nursing Facility Services

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Publish Date: 
December 20, 2007

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