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Term: Access to Home Care

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Glossary Definition

Last Updated: 2007-09-26


As a measure of home care use, three measures were developed to measure the populations access to home care: 1) Percent of residents in Home Care; 2) Number of new home care clients; and 3) Number of days registered with the home care program (duration).

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  • Peterson S, Shapiro E, Roos NP. Regional variation in home care use in Manitoba. Can J Aging 2005;24 Suppl 1(Suppl 1):69-80. [Abstract] (View)
  • Roos NP, Stranc L, Peterson S, Mitchell L, Bogdanovic B, Shapiro E. A Look at Home Care in Manitoba. Winnipeg, MB: Manitoba Centre for Health Policy, 2001. [Report] [Summary] (View)

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