Retooling for an aging america calls for bold initiatives starting immediately to train all health care providers in the basics of geriatric care and to prepare family members and other informal caregivers who currently receive little or no training in how to tend to their aging loved ones the book also recommends that medicare medicaid and . Library of congress cataloging in publication data retooling for an aging america building the health care workforce committee on the future health care workforce for older americans board on health care services. The resulting report retooling for an aging america building the health care workforce says that as the population of seniors grows to comprise approximately 20 percent of the us population they will face a health care workforce that is too small and critically unprepared to meet their health needs. Retooling for an aging america building the health care workforce the number of older adults in the united states will almost double be tween 2005 and 2030 and the nation is not prepared to meet their social and health care needs the baby boomer generation starts to turn 65 in 2011 which will create multiple challenges for the health care . Educators and health professional groups can use retooling for an aging america to institute or increase formal education and training in geriatrics consumer groups can use the book to advocate for improving the care for older adults health care professional and occupational groups can use it to improve the quality of health care jobs
How it works:
1. Register Trial Account.
2. Download The Books as you like ( Personal use )