ERIC Number: ED031564
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1966
Reference Count: 0
Coordinated Home Care Training Manual.
Michigan Univ., Ann Arbor. Home Care Training Center.; Visiting Nurse Association, Detroit, MI.; Public Health Service (DHEW), Rockville, MD.
This manual is intended as a source of information and assistance in the planning, organization, implementation, and evaluation of home care programs. There are ten major sections: (1) Introduction (review of the history of home care and definition of pertinent terms), (2) Program Planning, (3) Organizational Structure, (4) Coordination and Administration of Home Care Services, (5) Home Care Services (discussion of medical, nursing, social work, physical therapy, nutrition, occupational therapy, speech therapy, dental, home health aide, and homemaker services), (6) Additional Home Care Services (discussion of education, friendly visitor, meals, transportation, podiatry, psychology, recreational therapy, and work at-home program services), (7) Planning Patient Care, (8) Financing Coordinated Home Care, (9) Records, and (10) Evaluation. Appendixes include information regarding (1) training courses, (2) resources for training materials and consultation, (3) field trips, and (4) evaluation of training courses. (JK)
Descriptors: Allied Health Occupations Education, Attendants, Community Health Services, Dentistry, Dietetics, Health Services, Home Programs, Medical Services, Nursing, Nursing Education, Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy, Program Administration, Program Development, Program Guides, Social Work, Speech Therapy, Visiting Homemakers
Home Care Training Program, 109 Observatory, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48104 ($2.00)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Michigan Univ., Ann Arbor. Home Care Training Center.; Visiting Nurse Association, Detroit, MI.; Public Health Service (DHEW), Rockville, MD.