|Appears in Collections:||Faculty of Health Sciences and Sport Journal Articles|
|Peer Review Status:||Refereed|
|Title:||Delayed discharge from hospital: supporting older people to exercise choice|
|Citation:||Cornes M, Manthorpe J, Donaghy E, Godfrey M, Hubbard G & Townsend J (2008) Delayed discharge from hospital: supporting older people to exercise choice, Working with Older People, 12 (1), pp. 16-20.|
|Abstract:||The government's reimbursement policy, whereby local councils face fines if a patient cannot be discharged from hospital because they are waiting for an assessment etc, introduced new pressures into a system that was already fraught. One of the policy's aims is to allow people to exercise ‘genuine choice’ as regards their ongoing and longer-term care. Based on their research into the policy however, Michelle Cornes et al investigate whether choice really can be exercised when lying in a hospital bed.|
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