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  • Date: 2004
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    • Toward Development of a Non-Credit Professional Education Certificate in Gerontology

    • Atkinson, Janeal H.
    • The expected growth of the older adult population both nationally and locally over the next decade has prompted a need for more professionals who are trained in gerontology. Budget restraints and time constraints have directed professionals in need...
    • Geriatrics; Education; Curriculum; Education, Continuing; Certification; Education, Professional; Professional Competence; Community-Institutional Relations; Aging Populations; Non-Credit Certification; Gerontology Programs; Academic Outreach
    • The Effects of an Internet & E-Mail Education Intervention on the Psychological Well-Being of...

    • Felsted, Patricia P.
    • The 1990’s saw a virtual explosion of technological advancements which now provide the deaf with tools to fully mainstream. Hearing loss, visual impairment, difficulty walking, and chronic pain are only a few of the physical disabilities that...
    • Hearing Impaired Persons; Communication Aids for Disabled; Education; Computer Literacy; Internet; Electronic Mail; Rehabilitation, Vocational; Loneliness; Social Isolation; Gerontology; Aging Populations; Senior Deaf Adults
    • Music Thanatology: Prescriptive Harp Music as Palliative Care for the Dying Patient

    • Freeman, Lindsay R.
    • As the concepts of hospice and palliative care for the dying have gained acceptance in both the medical community and general society, increased opportunities have developed for music therapists to work with patients who are terminally ill....
    • Thanatology; Palliative Care; Hospice Care; Therapeutics; Music Therapy; Death; Gerontology; Aging Populations; Dying Patient; Music Vigil
    • Patient Education for Health Care Professionals:The Design of a Patient Education Manual for Older...

    • Hall, Vicky
    • Patient education activities are carried out in a variety of ways, both formal and informal, and involve the entire spectrum of health care professionals. In some professional training programs the role of patient educator is clearly emphasized,...
    • Health Behavior; Education, Professional; Health Education; Learning; Patient Education as Topic; Manuals as Topic; Professional-Patient Relations; Problem-Based Learning; Learning Disorders; Self Care; Health Literacy; Communication Barriers; Age...
    • Financing Nursing Home Care in Salt Lake County: Web Site Recommendations

    • Luoma, Jeanne Ann
    • With approximately seven million Americans age 65 and older needing long term care in 2001, nursing home care is a vital health concern in an aging America. Unfortunately, studies show that many older adults, caregivers, and health care...
    • Long-Term Care; Nursing Homes; Skilled Nursing Facilities; Internet; Information Services; Consumer Health Information; Financing, Personal; Insurance, Long-Term Care; Medicare; Medicaid; Eligibility Determination; Gerontology; Aging Populations;...
    • Rural Senior Centers in Utah Building Coalitions to Strengthen Communities

    • Robison, Nathaniel H.
    • Between 12,000 to 16,000 senior centers nation wide serve nearly 7 million people age 60 and older each day (Beisgen et al, 2003). With their overall goal to promote optimal aging with dignity and independence, senior centers have been appointed...
    • Rural Population; Rural Health; Rural Health Services; Home Care Services; Health Services Accessibility; Health Services Needs and Demand; Community Networks; Independent Living; Vulnerable Populations; Ageism; Senior Centers; Gerontology; Aging...

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