Policy Making

The below items have "Policy Making" as a subject.

Titlesort descending Format Publication Year Call Number Abstract
1989 Legislative Handbook for Older Oregonians and Disabled Adults Book 1989 PU1.L10
A Call for Action: U.S. Bipartism Commission on Comprehensive Health Care - Executive Summary Book 1990 PU1.P12
A Call for Action: U.S. Bipartism Commission on Comprehensive Health Care - Supplement to the Final Report Book 1990 PU1.P1
Administration on Aging compendium of products from grants funded under Title IV of the older americans act. Book 1992 AG2.N10

Products developed from AoA grants are d escribed here with ordering information

Administration on Aging compendium of products, volume II Book 1993 AG2.N10

Products developed from AoA grants are described here with ordering information.

Agenecy for Health Care Policy and Research: Publications Catalog Book 1992 PU2.A2
Aging America and Transportation: Personal Choices and Public Policy Book 2012 EN1.T40

This solution-focused volume fills a gap in the literature by addressing the key issues around mobility and transport

Aging Challenges of Tomorrow: A Strategic Plan for Services to the Elderly in Multnomah County and the City of Portland Book 1993 PU1.M1
Aging Issues: Related GAO Reports and Activities in Fiscal Year 1991 Book 1991 PU2.U3
Aging Issues: Related GAO Reports and Activities in Fiscal Year 1992 Book 1992 PU2.U3
Alzheimer's Disease: Translating Caregiver Research Into Policy and Practice Book 1992 PS1.A3
Assisted Living in the United States: A New Paradigm for Residential Care for Frail Older Persons? Book 1993 PU7.A40

This report offers detailed descriptions fo assisted living programs across the United States as well as analyses of

Brief Bibliography: Aging and Public Policu Book 1990 PU2.C3
Closing: Policy and promotion of health and fitness. DVD 1993 PU5.K1

Chisato Kawabori's address to the conference: promoting health and fitness among older adults: a challenge for h ealt

Closing: Policy and promotion of health and fitness. Videocassette 1993 PU5.K1

Chisato Kawabori's address to the conference: promoting health and fitness among older adults: a challenge for

Coming of Age: Toward a National Retirement Income Policy Book 1981 PU1.P4
Creating Person-Centered Policies for Staff Attendance & Absenteeism: A Conversation with Joanne Rader and David Farell CDROM 2008 LT5.M30

This audio CD features a conversation with two long-term care professionals, Joanne Rader and David Farell.

Draft Plan on Department of Human Resources Service Integration Book 1992 PU1.L1
Future of aging: new paradigm, new vision DVD 1995 AG5.A3

Based on the Opening General Session of ASA's 1995 Annual Meeting in Atlanta, Georgia.

Future of aging: new paradigm, new vision Videocassette 1995 AG5.A3

Based on the Opening General Session of ASA's 1995 Annual Meeting in Atlanta, Georgia.

Health and Health Care Book 2006 PU1.I40

The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation has focused on health and health care since 1972.

Health and the War on Poverty: A Ten-Year Appraisal Book 1978 PU1.H10
Health Care Policy Book 1982 PU1.M10

This book address issues of health care, who has access to it, and how satisfied consumers are with their level of ca

Health Policy: A Self-Study Module Book n.d. PU4.B2
Healthy People 2010 Objectives Book 1998 PU7.H10

The 2010 Health People Policy agenda draft for public comment.

Housing Choices for Older People Book 1995 PU7.E50

Contains papers presented at an AARP WHCoA Mini-conference on various topics, including community issues, legal and r

Housing Our Elders: A report card on the housing conditions and needs of older Americans Book 1999 PU7.H30
Improving the Medicare Market Book 1996 PU1.I30

This book proposes Medicare recipients should have the same choice of health plan options as the those in the private

In Pursuit of the Sunbeam: A Practical Guide to Transformation from Institution to Household Book 2006 LT1.P20

The sunbeam," the right to home, has eluded the frail elders of this country for too long. It is time for a change.

In search of a solution: The American health care crisis [Gray Paper] Book 1991 PU8.O30
Information Dissemination to Health Care Practitioners and Policymakers: Annotated Bibliography Book 1992 GR2.A2
Long-Term Care for Older Persons: A Policy Perspective Book 1984 PU1.E5
Long-Term Care for the Elderly Book 2011 LT1.L30

Long-Term Care for the Elderly is the primer for all those who have wished they could synthesize decades of deep know

Medicaid Decisions: A Systematic Analysis of the Cost Problem Book 1980 PU1.D10

"Medicaid Decisions" provides policymakers with information on the effects and effectiveness of different p

Meeting the Health Care Needs of the Homeless Elderly Book 1991 PU1.B5
More Federal Action Needed to Promote Service Coordination for the Elderly Book 1991 PU1.U3
Negotiating Health Cate: The Social Context of Chronic Illness Book 1993 PU1.T2
Ombudsman Output Measures: Management Advisory Report Book 1991 PU6.K5
Oregon's Sernior Services System: A Negotiated Investment Startegy Agreement Book 1985 PU1.O4
Our Parents, Our Children, Ourselves DVD 1988 FM5.O50

Portrays three families whose health care costs have sky-rocketed in recent years.

Our Parents, Our Children, Ourselves Videocassette 1988 FM5.O50

Portrays three families whose health care costs have sky-rocketed in recent years.

Outing Age: Public Policy Issues Affecting Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Elders Book 2010 PU1.O5
Plenary: Enhancing motivation of older adults DVD 1993 PR5.T4

Len Tritsch's address to the conference: Promoting Health And Fitness Among Older Adults: A challenge for health prof

Plenary: Enhancing motivation of older adults Videocassette 1993 PR5.T4

Len Tritsch's address to the conference: Promoting Health And Fitness Among Older Adults: A challenge for health

Policy Affects Practice: Students/Practitioners Affect Policy DVD 2002 SW5.I30

This video is part three of the "Policy Affects Practice" series.

Policy Affects Practice: Students/Practitioners Affect Policy Videocassette 2002 SW5.I30

This video is part three of the "Policy Affects Practice" series.

Policy and Delivery Issues: Health Care with Limited Resources DVD 1990 PU5.O4
Policy and Delivery Issues: Health Care with Limited Resources Videocassette 1990 PU5.O4
Recommendations to Improve Access to Health Care Through Physician Workforce Reform Book 1994 PU1.C30
Reforming the health care system: state profiles 2000 Book 2000 PU1.B40

TOC: ?_Maps of health reform; State health profiles; State data and rankings ?_.

Serious and Unstable Condition Book 1991 PU1.A10

This book is filled with facts about the organization and financing of the United States health care system.

Service Delivery to Rural Older Adults: Research, Policy and Practice Book 2006 RU1.S10

For researchers, health care practitioners, planners, policymakers, and educators involved in the care of the rural p

Setting Limits: Medical Goals in an Aging Society Book 1987 PU1.C1
Social Security Act: 1915?? waiver, for aged and disabled persons Book 1994 PU1.S3
Social Security and Medicare Book 1993 PU1.K20

This book provides the reader with a basic understanding of Social Security and Medicare.

Social Work Advocacy: State Budget Videocassette 2005 SW5.I32

Part five of the "Policy Affects Practice" series focuses on the state budget.

Social Work Advocacy: State Budget DVD 2005 SW5.I32

Part five of the "Policy Affects Practice" series focuses on the state budget.

Social Workers Effecting Change: Legislative Advocacy DVD 2004 SW5.I31

Part four of the "Policy Affects Practice" series deals with legislative advocacy.

Social Workers Effecting Change: Legislative Advocacy Videocassette 2004 SW5.I31

Part four of the "Policy Affects Practice" series deals with legislative advocacy.

Suppose they gave an institutional conflict and nobody came. Book 1991 PU1.K1
The Aging Networks: A Guide to Programs and Services Book 2015 AG1.A25

As our population ages, the need for comprehensive, up-to-date knowledge about aging services in the United States be

The Benefits of Old Age: Social-Welfare Policy for the Elderly Book 1981 PU1.K5
The Care of Tomorrow's Elderly Book 1989 PU1.L10

Policy makers need to be concerned with the future health care and retirement needs of our aging population, accordin

The Common Stake: The Interdependence of Generations Book n.d. PU1.K2
The Nursing Home Reform Act of 1987: Provisions, Policy, Prospects Book 1991 PU1.N50
The Old Age Challenge to the Biomedical Model: Paradigm Strain and Health Policy Book 1995 PU1.L3
The politics of health care, 1996-2006: confronting rising costs Curricula/Educational unit 1996 PU4.N10

Outline of a presentation at the Oregon State University Gerontology Conference, with handout package of photocopied

The Road to Aging Policy for the 21st Century: Executive Summary Book 1996 PU4.S50
The Road to an Aging Policy for the 21st Century: Executive Summary Book 1996 PU1.W2
The value of nature for older adults: People, policies, & places DVD 2009 EN5.R3

This DVD shows how access to nature and the outdoors affects quality of life for older adults, with information on re

Who Should Be Helped? Book 1979 PU1.C30

Money for social services is decreasing as the U.S. approaches a period of reduced economic productivity.

Work and Caring for the Elderly: International Perspectives Book 1999 FM1.W30

Families throughout the world are experiencing unprecedented changes in their domestic and employment responsibilitie

Working Couples Caring for Children and Aging Parents: Effects on Work and Well-Being Book 2006 FM1.W31

As the baby boomer generation approaches midlife, many dual-earner couples are struggling with issues of simultaneous

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