Over- and undersupply in home care: a representative multicenter correlational study.

@article{Lahmann2015OverAU,
  title={Over- and undersupply in home care: a representative multicenter correlational study.},
  author={Nils Axel Lahmann and Ralf Suhr and Simone Kuntz and Jan Kottner},
  journal={Aging clinical and experimental research},
  year={2015},
  volume={27 2},
  pages={209-19}
}
BACKGROUND/AIMS Quality assurance and funding of care become a major challenge against the background of demographic changes in western societies. The primary aim of the study was to identify possible misclassification, respectively over and undersupply of care by comparing the Barthel Index of clients of home care service with the level of care (Stage 0, I, II, III) according to the statutory German long-term care insurance. METHODS In 2012, a multi-center point prevalence study of 878… CONTINUE READING