J-GLOBAL ID:200904085987007014  Research Project code:9800030166 Update date:Mar. 30, 2001

Evaluation by comprehensive index including QOL indicating effect medical care and welfare

Study period:1994 - 2000
Organization (1):
Investigating Researcher (1):
Research overview:
The effect of existing health and welfare care service is mainly evaluated by limiting to the handicapped persons using index of change of daily body activity likes ADL(activity of daily life) or expedient ADL, and the remaining life, and not be evaluated by including health persons with handicapped persons. The evaluation is limited to grasp health care information likes health diagnosis and function recovery training for whole residents including handicapped persons. The personal data base linked to the welfare care information like dispatch of home helper and day-care, is not prepared. No investigation nor study exist which using mental health degree (QOL index) as the evaluation index to show the effect of health and welfare care service. The personal data base is prepared which concerns to health and welfare care service including health diagnosis, function recovery training, dispatch of home helper, and day care. It is confirmed that health and welfare care service are effective or not, using mental health degree (QOL index), ADL, and remaining life as evaluation indexes.
Keywords (3):
health care ,  social welfare ,  evaluation
Research program: Ordinary Research
Ministry with control over the research :
Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare
Organization with control over the research:
National Institute of Public Health
Research budget: 1997: \3,600,000

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