Age is less important than proximity to death as a predictor of costs. However, the pattern of social and nursing care costs is different from that for acute medical care. In planning services it is important to take into account the relatively larger impact of aging on social and nursing care than on acute care.
H. Venugopal, Gutjahr, G., and Prof. Prema Nedungadi, “Design of a Low Cost RGB Color Sensor for Rural Health Care Applications”, Journal of Low Power Electronics, vol. 15, pp. 204-213, 2019.