An uncertain age: Reimagining long term care in the 21st century

My headlines from reimagining long term care in the 21st century

  • The senses framework for long term care
  • National conversations on aging are few, mainly due to a reluctance to acknowledge the fact that we will all eventually grow old.
  • Dialogue App designed by National Academy of Public Administration – encouraging stakeholder dialogue
  • Move from a ‘cure at all costs’ to managing a gradual decline with an emphasis on wellbeing and happiness
  • Improve value by giving the user control of his or her own care
  • Time banks – credits in exchange for offering help
  • Anticipate individual’s needs through integrated care
  • Harness remote monitoring and assistive devices
  • Agenda for action p.41

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