“They’re not leaving their home; this is where they were born, this is where they will die.”: Key Informant Perspectives From the U.S. Counties With the Greatest Concentration of the Oldest Old

Publication Date: July 14th, 2021
Publication Type(s): Peer-reviewed Journal Publications
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Author(s): Henning-Smith C, Lahr M, Tanem J

This paper used qualitative analysis of key informant interviews (n = 50) with county commissioners and other county-level representatives from rural counties with the highest prevalence of the oldest old, targeting the 54 rural counties with ≥5% of the population age 85+. 

Published in: Research on Aging

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