Events Leading to Hospital-Related Disenrollment of Home Hospice Patients: A Study of Primary Caregivers' Perspectives Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Delivery of Health Care, Integrated
  • Depressive Disorder
  • Health Services for the Aged
  • Mass Screening
  • Mental Health Services
  • Patient Satisfaction
  • Primary Health Care

abstract

  • Our study provides insight into the events leading to hospitalization of home hospice patients from the caregivers' perspective. Further research is needed to quantify the drivers of hospitalization and to develop interventions that reduce utilization, while improving care for home hospice patients and their caregivers.

publication date

  • March 2017

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC5333527

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1089/jpm.2015.0550

PubMed ID

  • 27893951

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 260

end page

  • 265

volume

  • 20

number

  • 3