Anticipated Need for Future Nursing Home Placement by Sexual Orientation: Early Findings from the Health and Retirement Study

TitleAnticipated Need for Future Nursing Home Placement by Sexual Orientation: Early Findings from the Health and Retirement Study
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of PublicationForthcoming
AuthorsSingleton, M, Gassoumis, Z, Enguidanos, S
JournalSexuality Research and Social Policy
ISBN Number1553-6610
KeywordsHealth Disparities, Long-term Care, nursing home, sexual minorities
Abstract

With a growing population of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) older adults, it is critical to better understand the future long-term care needs of this population. This study compares anticipated need for future nursing home placement, as well as health characteristics of lesbian, gay, and bisexual (LGB) and heterosexual adults.

DOI10.1007/s13178-021-00581-y
Citation Key11565