Cooperative Planning for Discharge From Geriatric Institutional Care
Publication Date: June 1980
Publisher(s): Jewish Communal Service Association of North America)
Author(s): Miriam Schneider
Series: Journal of Jewish Communal Service, 56-4
Special Collection: Berman Jewish Policy Archive
Keywords: Elderly; Social Services; Jewish Organizations
The author describes a program of cooperation between a geriatric hospital and a Jewish family service agency in which a case worker assisted with intake and discharge of patients entering the hospital for temporary stays. The author details advantages to this approach over the alternative, in which hospital staff alone handles patient discharge.
In Journal of Jewish Communal Service, v.56 no.4, Summer 1980.