Community based care has traditionally been defined as residential location. An alternative is presented of including the patient's membership in multiple communities, both geographical and identificational. The literature on social supports is cited as a basis for social integration as a goal.
"Reformulation of the Context of Community Based Care,"
The Journal of Sociology & Social Welfare: Vol. 20
, Article 5.
Available at: http://scholarworks.wmich.edu/jssw/vol20/iss2/5