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Home Nursing Project: A Collaborative Effort of the Louisiana State Board of Health and the Louisiana State Welfare Department

Authors: ANDREW HEDMEG, M.D., M.P.H.


The Louisiana State Board of Health has made a most important pilot study of how medical needs of welfare recipients in the aged group may be met in the home. This experience has dealt with problems which cannot and will not be answered only by the provisions of hospitalization for the aged by whatever means.

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