The Cost-Effectiveness of Home Health Care Services

The following article is excerpted from Basic Statistics about Home Care, recently updated for 2007 and posted on the National Association for Home Care & Hospice (NAHC) website at: http://www.nahc.org/facts/07HC_Stats.pdf. Home care is a cost-effective service for individuals recuperating from a hospital stay and for those who, because of a functional or cognitive disability, are…