Age Friendly Health Systems Kansas Action Community

Age Friendly Health Systems Three factors that impact the care of older adults in the United States today are occurring simultaneously.  Together the factors make a compelling case for health systems to better support the needs of older adults and caregivers: Demography: The number of adults over the age of 65; Complexity: The number of older adults with at least one chronic disease; and Disproportionate harm: The rate of health care utilization in older adults