There are more and more older people in Germany, Europe and all over the world. This increases the percentage of people that need care. They are not only being cared for in professional care facilities but also gradually more often at home in private settings.Click here for the article
Demographic change: More in-home care
The range of services and information focusing on home-based and outpatient care is quite large. Yet oftentimes these services are not sufficiently targeted towards the sociocultural needs and expectations of people with an immigrant background.Click here for the article
Cross-cultural care – personal or professional?
Right now, the care sector is not prepared for this fact yet: drug addicts are getting much older than previously believed. At the same time, many typically age-related restrictions start to appear far earlier with them. This poses new challenges in health care provision. Click here for the interview
"The number of older drug users in need of care will increase considerably"
Abuse in care has many different forms and is still a taboo subject. The Center for Quality in Care (German: Zentrum für Qualität in der Pflege), ZQP, now introduced its new featured report titled "Preventing Violence in Care". Click here for the interview
"The reasons that lead to violence in care are complex and complicated"