Ignoring patient needs by limiting Medicare home health social work coverage: The case of alzheimer's disease
Learning Areas:Provision of health care to the public
Public health or related public policy
Describe Medicare home health social work coverage. Explain analysis of 47 home care social worker interviews on unmet patient needs and coping strategies.
Keyword(s): Social Work, Medicare
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: I have over 25 years of home care experience and an MSW and MPH.
Any relevant financial relationships? No
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