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Houser, Ari

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Works: 12 works in 29 publications in 1 language and 566 library holdings
Roles: Author
Classifications: RA645.5, 362.18
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Most widely held works by Ari Houser
Protecting emergency responders by Tom LaTourrette( )

3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Firefighters, law enforcement officers, and emergency medical service responders play a critical role in protecting people and property in the event of fires, medical emergencies, terrorist acts, and numerous other emergencies. The authors examine the hazards that responders face and the personal protective technology needed to contend with those hazards. The findings are based on in-depth discussions with 190 members of the emergency responder community and are intended to help define the protective technology needs of responders and develop a comprehensive personal protective technology re
Emergency responder injuries and fatalities : an analysis of surveillance data( Book )

4 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collects and synthesizes available data on casualties experienced by the emergency responder population. The authors examined data separately for firefighters, police officers, and emergency medical technicians. These data can provide a route for identifying combinations of kinds and causes of injury, body parts involved, and types of responder activity where injury reduction efforts might be most effectively applied
Across the states : profiles of long-term care and independent living by Ari Houser( Book )

6 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Across the States 2009: Profiles of Long-Term Care and Independent Living is the eighth edition of the AARP Public Policy Institute's state long-term care reference report. Published approximately every two years, the Across the States series was developed to help inform policy discussions among public and private sector leaders in long-term care throughout the United States. Across the States 2009 presents comparable state-level and national data for more than 140 indicators, drawn together from a wide variety of sources into a single convenient reference. This publication presents the most up-to-date data available at the time of production, and is displayed in easy-to-use maps, graphics, tables, and state profiles."
"We shall travel on" : quality of care, economic development, and the international migration of long-term care workers by Donald L Redfoot( Book )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Valuing the invaluable : a new look at the economic value of family caregiving by Mary Jo Gibson( Book )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This AARP Public Policy Institute Issue Brief discusses the financial impact of caregiving on the caregivers themselves as well as the economic value of their contributions to society. It compares the economic value of family caregiving to other benchmarks in order to underscore the magnitude of these unpaid contributions, presents estimates of productivity losses to U.S. businesses from caregiving, and highlights the critical role that family caregivers play in the nation's long-term care system
Across the states : profiles of long-term services and supports : executive summary, state data, and rankings by Ari N Houser( )

3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Across the States 2012 provides the latest available data on long-term services and supports in the United States. Comparable state-level and national data for more than 140 indicators are drawn together from a wide variety of sources and presented in easy-to-use maps, graphics, tables, and state profiles
The aging of the baby boom and the growing care gap : a look at future declines in the availability of family caregivers by Donald Redfoot( )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This paper uses a "caregiver support ratio" to document the declining availability of family caregivers to provide long-term services and supports between 1990 and 2050. It defines a "caregiver support ratio" as the number of potential caregivers age 45-64 for each person age 80 and older. It documents the dramatic widening of the care gap nationally and in all 50 states and the District of Columbia, as Baby Boomers age into their 80's, beginning in 2026. The report also highlights sociodemographic trends that may influence the future supply of family support for the frail older population--Publisher's description
Valuing the invaluable : the economic value of family caregiving, 2008 update by Ari N Houser( Book )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 2007, about 34 million family caregivers provided care at any given point in time, and about 52 million provided care at some time during the year. The estimated economic value of their unpaid contributions was approximately $375 billion in 2007. up from an estimated 350 billion in 2006
Trends in family caregiving and paid home care for older people with disabilities in the community : data from the national long-term care study by Ari N Houser( )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Assessing family caregiver needs : policy and practice considerations by Lynn Feinberg( )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Caregiver assessment is a systematic process of gathering information about a caregiving situation to identify the specific problems, needs, strengths, and resources of the family caregiver, as well as the ability of the caregiver to contribute to the needs of the care recipient. Effectively assessing and addressing caregiver needs can maintain the health and well-being of caregivers, sustain their ability to provide care, prevent or postpone nursing home placement, and produce better outcomes for the care recipient
The state of measurement of respite care by Ari N Houser( )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Respite care addresses one of the most pressing needs of family caregivers-- temporary relief from caregiving tasks. It is the service strategy most commonly offered to support family caregivers and is available in all 50 states. However, definitions of respite vary among programs and states, and quality and completeness of reported data are often lacking, making rigorous comparison among states impossible. This report describes the main sources of publicly funded respite care and presents data for the year 2007
Assisted living and residential care in the states in 2010 by Robert L Mollica( )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Assisted living and other residential settings represent a critical component of the long-term services and supports (LTSS) system for older adults who cannot live alone, but do not require the skilled care provided by nursing homes. In 2010, states reported a total of 51,367 licensed residential care settings with a total capacity of 1,233,690 beds--a dramatic increase from an estimated 1,046,631 beds in 2007
 
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