Healthcare Management and Costs
1. Watch this video on Healthcare Management and the Aging Population.
2. After reading the questions below, watch the video: SAGE Video using this link:
The video describes a state pilot program to study the advantages of aging in place, as opposed to moving to a nursing home.
3. Discuss this topic by responding to the prompts below:
- What resources are needed to enable seniors to successfully age in place at home?
- How does an “aging in place” model save costs for patients, payers, and government programs for seniors?
- Identify two potential risks of implementing this pilot program across the state.