TITLE

Keep pediatric skills high with competencies

PUB. DATE
April 2007
SOURCE
Hospice Management Advisor;Apr2007, Vol. 12 Issue 4, p43
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on five home health agencies in New England and on the issue of health personnel's pediatric skills improvement. Beth Shelton, clinical team leader at Home Healthcare, Hospice and Community Services, notes that they do not have enough referrals to improve the pediatric skills of their staff. Tina Smith, maternal child manager for Concord Regional VNA, states that care standards and staff competencies for pediatric care are necessary to improve their services.
ACCESSION #
24945900

 

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