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Jones S. Br J Community Nurs. 2015;20:602-607.
This study explores comments collected from focus groups of case management nurses regarding their perspectives of safety in home health care. Community nurses described their role in empowering patients, but believed that they are often incapable to effect real changes in this population.
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Safety risks associated with physical interactions between patients and caregivers during treatment and care delivery in home care settings: a systematic review.
Hignett S, Edmunds Otter M, Keen C. Int J Nurs Stud. 2016;59:1-14.
Adverse events are thought to be common in patients receiving home health care. This systematic review defined home care safety risks for both patients and caregivers, including awkward working positions, social distractions, abuse and violence, and other issues that are relatively unique to this care setting.