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Assisted-Living Facilities
An analysis of current and future trends in assisted-living facilities in the United States.
# 58663 | 3,900 words | 13 sources | APA | 2005 | US
Published on May 18, 2005 in Aging (General) , Medical and Health (Public Health Issues)


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Assisted-living facilities offer a relatively new way to care for seniors who can't manage on their own. The facilities are typically a cross between an apartment building with services and a nursing home with various levels of personal assistance, which are all covered by a monthly rental fee. This paper examines literature on assisted-living facilities in the United States. It concludes with a summary of the research, which shows that, as the American population continues to grow older, increasing numbers of alternative and assisted-living arrangements are going to be required. Assisted-living facilities now represent the most rapidly growing type of residential care for elderly individuals in the United States.

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Assisted-Living Facilities (2005, May 18) Retrieved October 23, 2014, from http://www.academon.com/research-paper/assisted-living-facilities-58663/

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"Assisted-Living Facilities" 18 May 2005. Web. 23 October. 2014. <http://www.academon.com/research-paper/assisted-living-facilities-58663/>

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