April 4, 2022 Europe
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The Care Coordinator’s Tasks During the Implementation of an Integrated Care Pathway for Older Patients: A Qualitative Study Based on the French National “Health Pathway of Seniors for Preserved Autonomy” Pilot Program
Although integrated care and care coordination are known to be beneficial for older adults’ population, the specific tasks of a Care Coordinator (CC) for integrated care pathways for this population have not been studied in detail. In this study, the CC’s tasks in an integrated care pathway for older adults shows that the CC’s overall workload was greater than expected and appreciated by healthcare professionals.