Assisted living reexamined
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Assisted living reexamined developing policy and practices to ensure quality care : hearing before the Special Committee on Aging, United States Senate, One Hundred Seventh Congress, second session, Washington, DC, April 16, 2002. by United States. Congress. Senate. Special Committee on Aging.

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Published by U.S. G.P.O., For sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. G.P.O., [Congressional Sales Office] in Washington .
Written in English



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  • Congregate housing -- United States -- Evaluation.,
  • Older people -- Housing -- United States -- Management.,
  • Older people -- Care -- United States.

Book details:

Edition Notes

SeriesS. hrg. ;, 107-495
LC ClassificationsKF26.5 .A3 2002k
The Physical Object
Paginationiii, 56 p. ;
Number of Pages56
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3634647M
LC Control Number2002435198

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