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Some facts and figures related to the situation of the elderly in the Netherlands.

Netherlands. Ministerie van Cultuur, Recreatie en Maatschappelijk Werk.

Some facts and figures related to the situation of the elderly in the Netherlands.

by Netherlands. Ministerie van Cultuur, Recreatie en Maatschappelijk Werk.

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Published by Ministry of Cultural Affairs, Recreation and Social Welfare in Rijswijk Z.H .
Written in English

  • Netherlands.
    • Subjects:
    • Older people -- Netherlands.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      LC ClassificationsHQ1064.N4 N45 1969
      The Physical Object
      Pagination18 l.
      Number of Pages18
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5105191M
      LC Control Number74177473

      Blog. 13 May Stay connected to your students with Prezi Video, now in Microsoft Teams; 12 May Remote work tips, tools, and advice: Interview with Mandy Fransz.   He said that in the Netherlands, where voluntary euthanasia was legalised in , latest figures show that more than people were killed in .

      There were over thousand chronically ill, disabled or elderly people in the Netherlands who required support in organising the practical matters of everyday life in This form of support without stay in a care institution is financed by the AWBZ (Exceptional Medical Expenses Act). It is most current in the northern and eastern provinces and Limburg. Fewer elderly patients with the coronavirus are being transferred to intensive care units. In March over a third of Covid patients in ICU were older t in April that dropped to a quarter, newspaper Trouw reports based on figures.

      Living conditions of the elderly - a European comparison By Dr. Stefan Jokl Director The situation in some other European countries is even more dramatic. Sweden heads the field The majority of elderly couples in the Netherlands live in rented homes. PROCARE National Report the Netherlands 5 sixties, residential homes and nursing homes for the frail elderly were established and ex-tended. In the period to the number of nursing homes increased from to The distinction between somatic nursing homes (primarily for elderly with severe physical dis-.

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