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Communication on safe caregiving between community nurse case managers and family caregivers.

Macías-Colorado ME, Rodríguez-Pérez M, Rojas-Ocaña MJ, et al. Healthcare (Basel). 2021;9(2):205.

Clear communication between patients, family caregivers, and nurses is crucial to improve patient safety in the home. This qualitative study identified four key concepts around communication of safe family caregiving: communication-related aspects, professional skills of nurse case managers, communication on safety, and the caregiving role. The authors suggest five areas for research to improve patient safety in the home.