Challenges for the urban home health care provider : The New York City experience : HIV infection.
This article describes the development and implementation of the AIDS home care program at the Visiting Nurse Service of New York (VNSNY).
The challenges to VNSNY staff are diverse and include (1) dealing with staff who are infected or affected the HIV in their own families ; (2) working with other community-based case managers ; (3) working in high crime areas and deeling with substance abuse ; (4) managing families in crisis ; (5) dealing with violence and abuse in the home, includng staff abuse ; (6) managing problems with informal caregivers ; (7) managing clients who participate in unsafe sexual activities ; and (8) dealing with issues of HIV confidentiality.
Mots-clés Pascal : SIDA, Virose, Infection, Agent santé, Soin, Gestion, Infirmier, A domicile, Programme sanitaire, Coût, Etats Unis, Amérique du Nord, Amérique, Homme, Immunopathologie, Immunodéficit
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : AIDS, Viral disease, Infection, Health worker, Care, Management, Nurse, At home, Sanitary program, Costs, United States, North America, America, Human, Immunopathology, Immune deficiency
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Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique
Cote : 96-0195245
Code Inist : 002B06D01. Création : 199608.