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Home Health Care

  • By: Karen E. Peters, Benjamin C. Mueller, Sunanda Gupta & Nicole E. Stoller
  • In: Encyclopedia of Health Services Research
  • Edited by: Ross M. Mullner
  • Subject:Health Care Management, Health Services Research (general)

Home health care usually consists of formal, skilled healthcare provided by licensed professionals in a patient's home on the advice of a physician. Originally applicable to only pos tho spitalization patients, it now encompasses care for people of all ages at ...

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