home-from-hospital / hospital after-care schemes

What is home-from-hospital / hospital after-care schemes?

home-from-hospital / hospital after-care schemes is Schemes providing nursing care, personal care or practical help for older people who have returned home after a stay in hospital.

 

source: A GLOSSARY OF TERMS FOR COMMUNITY HEALTH CARE AND SERVICES FOR OLDER PERSONS. World Health Organization, 2004.

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