Measuring the effctiveness of home care: background paper

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Resource Language: 
English
Media Type: 
Paper
Author: 
Jacqueline Gauthier
Laurie Thompson
Publisher: 
Health Services Utilization and Research Commission
Publication Date: 
1996
Publication Place: 
Saskatoon, SK

Examines several aspect of aging and health, and provides recommendations concerning the measurement of life satisfaction, health related quality of life, patient satisfaction and caregiver burden. Also looks at the impact of home care services on rates on institutionalization, and resident or client classification systems for home care and nursing home care.