Home Care For Older People: NICE Quality Standard QS123 (NICE)

Summary

The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) has published a new quality standard “Home Care For Older People: Quality Standard (QS123)”, which covers recommended minimum standards for home care. It clarifies how social care providers can help older people to maintain independence for as long as possible. This quality standard is likely to support much-needed improvements across many outcomes, including social care and health-related quality of life.

The main section headings comprise:

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Reference

Home Care For Older People: NICE Quality Standard 123. London: National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE), June 22nd 2016.

There is an accompanying NICE Care Pathway:

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Reference

Home care for older people. NICE Pathways. [Online]: National Institute for Health and Care Excellence, June 2016.

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