HCS/531 DISCUSSION QUESTION - 26310

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1.      Long-term care services must be individualized, integrated, and coordinated. Elaborate on this statement and explain why these elements are essential to the delivery of care?

2- Who are the members of your health care community? Be inclusive in your answer and identify direct and indirect members. How can an organization determine and meet the needs of the members of this community?

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1.      Long-term care services must be individualized, integrated, and coordinated. Elaborate on this statement and explain why these elements are essential to the delivery of care?

 Long-term care services must be individualized because each individual is different and must be evaluated individually for physical, mental and emotional conditions (Shi & Singh, 2012). By individualizing long-term care, health care organizations can ensure that all the patients get help based on their individual needs. If delivery of care was not individualized patients would not get help that they need but what the organization thinks is needed, and that could have lead to even lawsuits because of lack of proper care.  Also long-term care has to be well coordinated so all health care needs that the patients may have can be addressed appropriatel