6. Long-Term Care in Central and South-Eastern Europe: Challenges and Perspectives in Addressing a ‘New’ Social Risk

  1. Joan Costa-Font
  1. August Österle

Published Online: 20 SEP 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781444395556.ch6

Reforming Long-Term Care in Europe

Reforming Long-Term Care in Europe

How to Cite

Österle, A. (2011) Long-Term Care in Central and South-Eastern Europe: Challenges and Perspectives in Addressing a ‘New’ Social Risk, in Reforming Long-Term Care in Europe (ed J. Costa-Font), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444395556.ch6

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 20 SEP 2011
  2. Published Print: 1 JUL 2011

Book Series:

  1. Broadening Perspectives on Social Policy

Book Series Editors:

  1. Bent Greve

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781444338737

Online ISBN: 9781444395556

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Keywords:

  • ‘New’ social risk;
  • Central and South-Eastern Europe (CSEE);
  • LTC, CSEE region;
  • welfare state provisions;
  • ageing societies;
  • post-communist welfare state model;
  • welfare systems, CSEE;
  • European fragmented early stage systems;
  • ‘family care model’;
  • current care regimes in CSEE

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Ageing Societies and Long-term Care Needs in CSEE

  • Welfare State Approaches to Dealing with the Risk of Long-term Care

  • Fragmented Long-term Care Policies as between Health and Social Care

  • The Emerging Welfare Mix in Long-term Care

  • Long-term Care as a Family Responsibility

  • Discussion and Future Directions

  • Acknowledgements

  • References