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The role of geriatric intermediate care facilities in long-term care for the elderly in Japan


  • Ishizaki, Tatsuro
  • Kobayashi, Yasuki
  • Tamiya, Nanako


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  • Ishizaki, Tatsuro & Kobayashi, Yasuki & Tamiya, Nanako, 1998. "The role of geriatric intermediate care facilities in long-term care for the elderly in Japan," Health Policy, Elsevier, vol. 43(2), pages 141-151, February.
  • Handle: RePEc:eee:hepoli:v:43:y:1998:i:2:p:141-151

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    1. Kobayashi, Yasuki, 1994. "Health care expenditures for the elderly and reforms in the health care system in Japan," Health Policy, Elsevier, vol. 29(3), pages 197-208, September.
    2. Fujii, Mitsuru & Reich, Michael R., 1988. "Rising medical costs and the reform of Japan's health insurance system," Health Policy, Elsevier, vol. 9(1), pages 9-24.
    3. Kobayashi, Yasuki & Reich, Michael R., 1993. "Health care financing for the elderly in Japan," Social Science & Medicine, Elsevier, vol. 37(3), pages 343-353, August.
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    1. Hart, Elizabeth & Lymbery, Mark & Gladman, J.R.F, 2005. "Away from home: an ethnographic study of a transitional rehabilitation scheme for older people in the UK," Social Science & Medicine, Elsevier, vol. 60(6), pages 1241-1250, March.
    2. Fujiwara, Yoshinori & Hoshi, Tanji & Shinkai, Shouji & Kita, Toru, 2000. "Regulatory factors of medical care expenditures for older people in Japan -- analysis based on secondary medical care areas in Hokkaido," Health Policy, Elsevier, vol. 53(1), pages 39-59, August.
    3. Hirose, Masahiro & Imanaka, Yuichi & Ishizaki, Tatsuro & Evans, Edward, 2003. "How can we improve the quality of health care in Japan?: Learning from JCQHC Hospital Accreditation," Health Policy, Elsevier, vol. 66(1), pages 29-49, October.

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