Assessment of the needs of older people by district nurses and social workers: a changing culture?

  • Andy Worth
  • Published 2001 in Journal of interprofessional care

Abstract

This paper reports on a qualitative study which explored the process of assessment of the needs of older people by district nurses and social workers. In the UK, district nurses and social workers are two of the key practitioner groups responsible for assessing the health and social needs of older people in the community. Assessment of need is one of the… (More)

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@article{Worth2001AssessmentOT, title={Assessment of the needs of older people by district nurses and social workers: a changing culture?}, author={Andy Worth}, journal={Journal of interprofessional care}, year={2001}, volume={15 3}, pages={257-66} }