Long-term care in six countries

implications for the United States
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U.S. Dept. of Health, Education, and Welfare, Public Health Service, National Institutes of Health, For sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. Govt. Print. Off. , [Bethesda, Md.], Washington
StatementRobert L. Kane, Rosalie A. Kane.
SeriesFogarty International Center proceedings -- no. 33, DHEW publication -- no. (NIH) 76-1207.
ContributionsKane, Rosalie A., John E. Fogarty International Center for Advanced Study in the Health Sciences.
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LC ClassificationsRA973.5 .K2
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Paginationxv, 197 p. :
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Germany, for example, adopted a universal, national long-term care insurance system that aims to pay about half the cost of long-term care. Japan took a similar, but slightly different, tack. The long-term care workforces in the study countries share many features with one another and with that in the United States.

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The Milbank Quarterly.88 (3): /j Cited by: About the Book Author. Carol Levine directs the Families and Health Care Project at the United Hospital Fund in New York. She is an expert on aging, health, long-term care, and family caregiving, and writes .