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.

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WHAT’S BEING SAID

77% of #caregivers wish there was a ‘one-stop-shop’ to turn to for help and advice. Find out more about the caregiving experience in Ontario by reading our newest report: bit.ly/2QOu1RG pic.twitter.com/DVD9HnNmYl