Medical foster care for seriously medically ill children: A growing need

Title

Medical foster care for seriously medically ill children: A growing need

Creator

Yost DM; Hochstadt NJ

Identifier

Publisher

Child And Adolescent Social Work

Date

1987

Subject

Parent caregivers

Description

This article identifies and lists the problems of children with complex medical conditions and/or complex home health case needs. Five categories of seriously chronically ill children are identified and programs to meet their needs discussed. The authors believe many of these children could benefit from foster home placements
they discuss one project in which there is collaboration between a pediatric medical center and a social service agency.

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Type

Journal Article

Citation List Month

Backlog

Volume

3

Citation

Yost DM; Hochstadt NJ, “Medical foster care for seriously medically ill children: A growing need,” Pediatric Palliative Care Library, accessed May 23, 2022, https://pedpalascnetlibrary.omeka.net/items/show/12546.

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