Home Health Plans of Care: A Guide to Success
What Makes a Good Plan of Care?
A good plan of care will be able to identify the needs of the patient and set a clear path for managing their condition moving forward. An effective plan of care must:
1.) Identify the patient’s needs
2.) Address their current problems and a path to managing these problems
3.) Continually evaluate the patient’s progress and response to care
A Systemic Approach
To compose plans of care that can effectively guide patient care, it is good to break down the process of creating care plans into steps. This systemic approach provides a blueprint for the best ways to identify patient needs and provide them with care to meet their goals. The systemic approach includes: