Psychometric testing of the therapeutic self-care scale in home health care
Medicare-certified home health agencies (HHAs) receive reports on a number of quality indicators with national comparisons, based on Outcome and Assessment Information Set (OASIS) data. Currently-available measures for U.S. home health care (HHC) services do not fully evaluate HHA performance on improving a patient's ability to manage his/her health condition at home. The Therapeutic Self-care Scale (TSCS) addresses aspects of self-management that are highly relevant to the goals of HHC educational and other interventions. The purpose of this project was to conduct psychometric analyses of the ...
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Richard, Angela Arnold
Verran, Joyce A.
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