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A nurse practitioner service for nursing and residential care homes

Beecham, Jennifer and Jerram, S. and While, A. (2002) A nurse practitioner service for nursing and residential care homes. In: Netten, Ann and Curtis, Lesley A., eds. Unit Costs of Health and Social Care 2002. PSSRU, University of Kent at Canterbury, pp. 17-19. ISBN 1-902671-33-3. (KAR id:26429)

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An economic component was added retrospectively to an evaluation that sought to discover

residential home residents (Jerram, 2001). The residents of 28 homes on the south coast were

continue to receive routine care. The combined study also aimed to examine whether the nurse

to estimate the relative cost implications.

have advanced skills in assessment and clinical decision-making and work with many client

unit cost was estimated for this study that reflected the resources and working patterns put in place

following the four-stage methodology summarised in Netten and Beecham (1999).

Item Type: Book section
Subjects: H Social Sciences > H Social Sciences (General)
Divisions: Faculties > Social Sciences > School of Social Policy Sociology and Social Research > Personal Social Services Research Unit
Depositing User: R. Bass
Date Deposited: 20 May 2011 14:25 UTC
Last Modified: 06 Feb 2020 04:05 UTC
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