Rural Caregiving in the United States

Research, Practice, Policy

ISBN: 978-1-4614-0301-2 (Print) 978-1-4614-0302-9 (Online)

Table of contents (13 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xix

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    Pages 1-16

    Caregiving in Rural America: A Matter of Culture

  3. Caregiving Populations

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 17-17

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      Pages 19-31

      Family Caregiving: Implications for Rural Practice, Policy, Education, and Research

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      Pages 33-46

      Elder Caregiving in Rural Communities

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      Pages 47-65

      Care for Children and Youth in Rural Areas

  4. Practice and Research Issues

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 67-67

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      Pages 69-84

      Addressing Disparities in Rural Health

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      Pages 85-102

      Mental Health Concerns for Caregivers in Rural Communities

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      Pages 103-130

      Research on Rural Caregiving

  5. Healthcare System Issues

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 131-131

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      Pages 133-160

      Workforce Issues in Rural Caregiving

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      Pages 161-177

      Telemedicine: The Use of Information Technology to Support Rural Caregiving

  6. Assistance Strategies

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 179-179

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      Pages 181-196

      Education, Training, and Support for Rural Caregivers

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      Pages 197-211

      Strategies to Support Rural Caregivers: Practice, Education and Training, Research, Policy, and Advocacy

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      Pages 213-231

      State Responsibilities to Support Rural Caregiving: The Georgia Example

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      Pages 233-267

      Rural Caregiving: A Quilt of Many Different Colors

  7. Back Matter

    Pages 269-276