The International Long-term care Policy Network (ILPN) is a network of researchers, policy-makers and other stakeholders which promotes the global exchange of evidence and knowledge on long-term care policy. The biennial ILPN conference aims to bring together participants from academia, policy and practice to exchange new evidence, ideas, policy approaches, innovations and challenges in the field of long-term care. The 5th International Conference on Evidence-based Policy in Long-term Care took place at the WU Vienna University of Economics and Business, Vienna, Austria, from Monday 10th to Wednesday 12th September 2018. The official language of the conference is English. The ILPN Conference 2018 will offer an opportunity to debate with international academics, policy makers and other experts.
Dr. Courtney Van Houtven presented Institutional Support for Informal Caregivers as a Mechanism to Enhance Care Recipient Use of Social Service Delivery Systems during the Health and Veterans' Care in the USA session on Monday, September 10, 2018.