Catalog of Holdings

Study Report

Study Number: QM-013-001-1-1-United States-ICPSR-1968

Subject Area: Aging

Bibliographic Citation: Geriatric home care utilization: San Francisco, 1968-1975.  [machine-readable data file] / Day, Suzanne  [principal investigator(s)] / Ann Arbor, MI: Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research  [distributor].

Originating Archive Number: 7853

Access Status: Access limited to UW-Madison campus

Documentation: 1 volume hard copy; machine-readable dictionary.

Abstract: This survey of 2,436 geriatric clients served by the San Francisco Home Health Services, Inc. between 1968-1975 now contains two files. The first is a Class II file with a machine-readable codebook which documents service use from entry to exit. It contains 64 variables on 2,436 cases. The second is a Class IV history file which is distributed as received from SFHHS. Its 23 variables document such items as billing date, pay plan, and frequency and intensity of assistance.

SUBJECT TERMS: aging. domiciliary care. elderly. health. health facilities. hospitals. insurance. nursing care. public health. quality of life. senior citizens. social attitudes and behavior. California-San Francisco. United States.

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