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Rural Promising Practice Issue Brief: Caring for Older Adults and Caregivers at Home (COACH)

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Description
Describes the efforts of the Durham Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center (VAMC) to provide home-based care for veterans with moderate to severe dementia and their caregivers, through its COACH program. Helps VA providers to improve access for rural veterans and can be used as a model for other VAMCs.
Date
11/2016
Type
Document
Organization
Veterans Health Administration's Office of Rural Health
Tagged as
Care coordination · Dementia · Elderly population · Home and community-based services · Veterans