A Balanced Embedded Elder Care Model: A Case Study on the Family Elderly Care Beds in T Community of Nanjing
Available Online 1 May 2020.
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- elder care service, case study, embeddedness theory
- Family Elderly Care Beds is an innovative elder care service to cope with the aging population in Nanjing, China. It directly embeds the various modern aging equipment and kinds of service resources into the house, so that the elderly can enjoy professional, personalized and convenient services without leaving their place. Through field investigation, semi-structured interview and other methods, this paper takes the operation mode of Family Elderly Care Beds in T community of Nanjing as an example, aiming to analyse how does this service integrate and embed diverse resources from time dimension, emotional dimension and resource dimension and how to realize the effective balance between supply resources and diversified demands in elder care.
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TY - CONF AU - Yi WEI PY - 2020 DA - 2020/05/01 TI - A Balanced Embedded Elder Care Model: A Case Study on the Family Elderly Care Beds in T Community of Nanjing BT - Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Humanities and Social Science Research (ICHSSR 2020) PB - Atlantis Press SP - 5 EP - 11 SN - 2352-5398 UR - https://doi.org/10.2991/assehr.k.200428.002 DO - https://doi.org/10.2991/assehr.k.200428.002 ID - WEI2020 ER -