In 2014 The Queen’s Nursing Institute surveyed over 180 nurses who work directly with people who are homeless to get their views of current hospital discharge arrangements. This document captures their feedback.
This report includes:
- Moving from Hospital Discharge to a Transition of Care approach
- The main challenges experienced by community nurses in the ‘Transition of Care’ of patients who are homeless
- The reasons for these challenges
- Suggested solutions and case study examples
- The QNI’s response