Lean thinking in dementia care through smart assistive technology: an evaluation

Yuginovich, Trudy and Soar, Jeffrey (2014) Lean thinking in dementia care through smart assistive technology: an evaluation. In: Lean thinking for healthcare. Healthcare Delivery in the Information Age. Springer, New York, NY. United States, pp. 143-167. ISBN 978-1-4614-8035-8

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This chapter provides an analysis and evaluation of a community based project trialling the use of Smart Assistive Technologies (AT) for people with dementia and their families. The 12 month project was funded by Home and Community Care (HACC) Queensland and conducted by Alzheimer's Queensland and the University of Southern Queensland in the North Brisbane and Toowoomba areas.

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Item Type: Book Chapter (Commonwealth Reporting Category B)
Refereed: Yes
Item Status: Live Archive
Faculty/School / Institute/Centre: Current - Faculty of Business, Education, Law and Arts - School of Management and Enterprise
Date Deposited: 16 Oct 2013 23:01
Last Modified: 08 May 2017 23:46
Uncontrolled Keywords: dementia; assistive technologies
Fields of Research : 08 Information and Computing Sciences > 0899 Other Information and Computing Sciences > 089999 Information and Computing Sciences not elsewhere classified
08 Information and Computing Sciences > 0806 Information Systems > 080602 Computer-Human Interaction
11 Medical and Health Sciences > 1117 Public Health and Health Services > 111702 Aged Health Care
Socio-Economic Objective: C Society > 92 Health > 9205 Specific Population Health (excl. Indigenous Health) > 920502 Health Related to Ageing
Identification Number or DOI: 10.1007/978-1-4614-8036-5_9
URI: http://eprints.usq.edu.au/id/eprint/24130

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