Contemporary Home Care Service and Family Medicine in Turkey

Mergen H., Ünlüoğlu İ., Şaylıgil O.

HOME HEALTH CARE MANAGEMENT AND PRACTICE, vol.25, no.3, pp.104-109, 2013 (ESCI) identifier identifier


Home care service is providing health care to the patient in his or her dwelling when care in the hospital is no longer required. Home care services provide not only medical services but also the social services that the human needs. Studies concerning home care services bear great importance. In this review, the authors aim to guide new studies by stating the legal and scientific point reached at the moment in Turkey.