EURHOMAP: Mapping professional home care in Europe, 2007-2010

Duration: Sept 2007 - Dec 2010

This project fills an information gap on home care in Europe by showing variations and models of provision and good practice in 30 European countries.

Research question
What is the situation in European countries concerning:
- organisation and provision of home care
- expenditures and modes of financing
- categories of patients and typical care needs met by home care services
- patients’ preferences and experiences
- national policies and trends influencing the use of home care

Literature searches; use of statistical databases; study of documents in the countries; consultation of national experts.

- Conferences and meetings
- Web published information
- Reports
- Articles
- Book
- Network for research in home care

Dit project wordt gesubsidieerd door
Europese Commission - DG SancoEuropean Commission DG SANCO
ASFH (Alice Salomon University of Applied Sciences, Inst. of Health Care Management), FJGiG (Fundacio Jordi Gol i Gurina), IRDES (Institut de Recherche et Documentation en Economie de la Sante), CPASF (Corvinus University of Budapest, Center for Public Affairs Studies Foundation), INRCA (Istituto Nazionale Riposo e Cura Anziani), AMB (Medical University of Bialystok, Dept. of Family Medicine and Community Nursing), BTH (Blekinge Tekniska Hogskola, School of Health Sciences), USFD (University of Sheffield, School of Health and Related Research (ScHARR)