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Dr al-Nuaimi stressed the important role that government and non-government organisations play in the delivery of high-quality services for older persons
, adding that his ministry will continue to work to strengthening family ties and ensure the complete protection of older persons.
There is a need to ensure the availability of health and social services for older persons
and promote their continuous participation in a socially and economically productive life.
This is particularly relevant at the present time in SA, as the government plans to introduce a National Health Service with National Health Insurance, and it would be timely to ensure that services for older persons
Christchurch also has dedicated clinical and academic services for older persons
' health, and a unique concentration of services for older persons
' mental health in comparison to the rest of the country.
The 27 are also encouraged to facilitate the organisation of social services for older persons
and to intensify efforts, in cooperation with the social partners, to raise the effective retirement age.
Paschal Moynihan, HSE Specialist in Services for Older Persons
said: "Any case of elder abuse is a matter of concern to the HSE."
This should greatly enhance community services for older persons
, however, since only Medicaid recipients or dual eligibles will benefit, unless states specifically focus on the near Medicaid, the way general Medicaid expansions have done, the number of individuals affected may be relatively small.
The second view, equally wrong, results from incorrect conclusions from research findings and practice experiences regarding the relatively small proportion of older male clients, patients, and program participants involved in community based programs and services for older persons
. Since they do not use resources, it is believed that they do not need them.
This policy reform should also be paired with needed policies supporting appropriate services for older persons
Developing Services for Older Persons
and their Families Rosemary Bland (Editor) London: Jessica Kingsley, 1996.