The weird part of hh - page 2

At least half, if not 75% of my patients tend to be angry about having to have home health. Because I do so many OASIS admits and recerts I end up spending a lot of time in surly people's homes. I... Read More

  1. by   SunnyVet14
    One of the hardest parts of HH is remembering you are in a person's home. They will usually act how they feel at the time and initial visits are usually the roughest. It's so hard to tell at the first visit if the client will benefit from HH, but they will often be more receptive at later visits.
  2. by   NRSKarenRN
    In 2008 when this thread first started, OASS assessents were a new process started by MEdicare to quantify care provided nationally. That explains why so many previous patients were upset over those newfangled detailed questions.
    Quality of details and severity of patients illness both have imcreased since then till today.
  3. by   BabaLouRN
    More time with your family? Really??

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