New changes to home care have arrived – and they’re causing stress and confusion for many providers, an industry consultant says.
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Seven home care providers and more than 100 clients are piloting a “radical” self-management model which includes direct online access to financial information, hands-on involvement in sourcing care staff, the use of a home care debit card and access to a self-management consultant.
A new project is underway to capture older people’s experiences of self-management and their interest in a cashed out funding model.
As digital health services become mainstream there are opportunities to improve care and support for culturally and linguistically diverse seniors, but low levels of digital and health literacy mean they risk missing out, a provider says.