Safety at Home: A Pan-Canadian Homecare Study

June 26, 2013

homecare safetyHow safe is health care in the home in Canada? The Safety at Home: A Pan-Canadian Home Care Study (June 2013) goes a long way in answering this question, by revealing that up to 130,000 Canadians receiving home care experience an adverse event — with more than half of these incidents deemed “preventable”. The report outlines the size and scope of these health injuries/challenges and offers policy solutions to make home care safer.

See the Report

WHAT’S BEING SAID

NEW REPORT: The second in our Lessons From #ChangingCARE series, where we talk about what we, and the Changing CARE teams have learned so far as we listen, learn & #codesign with caregivers & providers. This one’s focused on the teams’ co-design events. bit.ly/2Rixfxl pic.twitter.com/6ahYEWTEtJ