Caring for children with complex and continuing health needs

Authors: Hewitt-Taylor, J.

Journal: Nursing Standard

Volume: 19

Pages: 41-47

ISSN: 0029-6570


Advances in medicine and technology mean that more children can survive with complex and continuing health problems. These children have specific needs that healthcare professionals should consider when providing and planning care. This article discusses home care provision, equipment and funding as well as family support needs.

Source: Manual

Preferred by: Jaqui Hewitt-Taylor