,Portrait of Informal Caregivers in America, 2001

Portrait of Informal Caregivers in America, 2001


Publication Date: May 2002

Publisher: FACCT - The Foundation for Accountability; Robert Wood Johnson Foundation

Author(s): Christina Bethell; David Lansky

Research Area: Health

Keywords: Caregivers; chronic disease; surveys; patient centered care

Type: Report


This chart book explores the experiences of 1,005 caregivers of the chronically ill surveyed online in May 2001. This survey was conducted to learn more about what caregivers are feeling about providing care and what they need from the health care and social services systems.