What does 20 additional “packages of care” mean?

Published: Fri 20 Dec 2002 11:37 AM
What does twenty additional “packages of care” mean?
This means there will be 20 additional places for people requiring intensive rehabilitation. People need intensive rehabilitation for varying lengths of time, so 20 places is able to support a considerable number of service users. This will allow the estimated 20 to 30 percent of people who are inappropriately placed in acute services to move into a more appropriate intensive care environment freeing those beds for the acutely unwell.

Next in Lifestyle

Pharmac Proposes To Widen Access To Urinary Tract Infection Treatment And Fund A New Epilepsy Treatment
Wanted – 10 Young New Zealanders Who Want To Visit China!
By: NZ Chinese Language Week
Early Childhood Teachers’ Union Calls For Stop To Sector Regulatory Review
By: NZEI Te Riu Roa
New Zealand To Be Represented By 195 Athletes At Paris 2024
Grok's Coding Challenge Now Free For All Aotearoa New Zealand Students
By: Grok Academy
A Call For Strong Leadership To Reduce NZ’s Dangerously High Antibiotic Use
By: Public Health Communication Centre
View as: DESKTOP | MOBILE © Scoop Media