Home care

Scope Notes: Health and personal care of persons with disabilities provided in the home environment, usually by family members; an alternative to institutionalization
Use For:
ICF I:
  • d6 DOMESTIC LIFE
  • e3 SUPPORT AND RELATIONSHIPS
  • e5 SERVICES, SYSTEMS AND POLICIES
ICF III:
  • e340 Personal care providers and personal assistants
  • e575 General social support services, systems and policies
  • e580 Health services, systems and policies
ICF IV:
  • e5750 General social support services
  • e5800 Health services
Changes:
7/20/99 listed Caregiving as UF
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