Home care or long-term care- Setting the balance of care in urban and rural Northwestern Ontario, Canada
Health & Social Care in the Community, 05/24/2012
Kuluski K et al. – There is potential for home and community care to substitute for more costly long–term care, but doing so requires building capacity in this sector, particularly in rural areas, which are currently underserviced. Reconfiguring the ‘balance of care’ may lead to long–term cost efficiencies for an ageing population.