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Title: Challenges facing the elderly care industry in Hong Kong: the shortage of frontline workers
Authors: Kwok, Sin Tung, Stella 
Wong, Wai Ning, Kris 
Yang, Shun Lai 
Issue Date: Dec-2014
Journal: SpringerPlus
Abstract: The present study was conducted to examine the recruitment challenges Hong Kong's elderly care service providers are facing and their perceptions of the HKSAR government's latest elderly policy, 'Ageing in Place', and the role of vocational education in training manpower for the industry. -- Excerpt from Background
Description: 2 p.
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Proceedings of Practical Social and Industrial Research (PSIR) Symposium 2014 at Wan Chai, Hong Kong. 5 December 2014
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Keywords: Vocational education
Geriatric nursing
Social welfare
Subjects: Older people -- Services for -- Hong Kong
Older people -- Nursing home care -- Hong Kong
Older people -- Institutional care -- Hong Kong
Type: Conference Paper
ISSN: 2193-1801
DOI: 10.1186/2193-1801-3-S1-P1
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