Essay on Home Health Care

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HOME HEALTH CARE

Lesson notes prepared by :

Major(mrs) Mrunalini.JS

Lecturer

RAKMHSU(10-11-08)

INTRODUCTION:

The health care management not only involves the patient but also family members friends and other resources, To regain the optimal health to function within their limitations, and remain in the home environment. Success lies on quality of nurse-client relationship.

OBJECTIVES

1. Understand the key terms and their meaning

1. Describe the management of health care needs in the home from a system prospective.

2. Identify the factors that influence client’s ability

3. Identify the client’s ability to manage healthcare within the home

4. Explain the major areas of assessment by homecare nurse

5.
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Their services are paid for through healthcare insurance or individual self-pay. |
|Institution-based agencies |These agencies operate under a parent organization, such as a hospital. The home care agency is governed by the|
| |institution, and most referrals for care come from within the institution. |

|Types of Home Healthcare Services |
|Area of Service |Type of Service Provided |
|High-technology pharmacy services |Intravenous therapy ,Home uterine monitoring, Ventilator management and |
| |Chemotherapy |
|Skilled professional/paraprofessional services |Nursing care (provided by a licensed practical nurse, a registered nurse, a clinical nurse specialist, |
| |or a nurse

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