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The VNSNY HHA Partnering Collaborative was designed to better integrate professional and paraprofessional services and employ established principles of quality improvement to achieve two main goals: improving the quality of work life of home care paraprofessionals, and increasing nurses' and aides' support for patients' improvement in key ADLs. This brief describes the key components of the model, implementation challenges and successes, and the results and implications from the evaluation.
Populations:Direct Care Workforce
Keywords:State/Agency Information; Wages and Benefits
home health aides; HHAs; unskilled workers; ADL Tool; Five Promises; Job Perceptions Survey;
Short URL: http://www.advancingstates.org/node/49864