TITLE

Domiciliary care in the firing line

AUTHOR(S)
Williams, Corin
PUB. DATE
April 2009
SOURCE
Community Care;4/23/2009, Issue 1767, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that recent Panorama programme, "Britain's homecare scandal," has rekindled debate over the quality of domiciliary care and the level of funding for services. Using hidden cameras and undercover reporters, the BBC investigation revealed agencies were providing home carers with scant training. Tight schedules between appointments were creating problems for staff who were given no time to travel from one client to another.
ACCESSION #
40416581

 

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