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Department of Homecare Medicine

Study on home care in older people

  1. Factors related to continuation of home care and long-term care

  • Transition from hospital to home care
  • Continuation of home care
  1. Interdisciplinary collaboration focusing on nurses

  • Development of educational materials and systems
  • Nurses-Physicians collaboration practices and attitudes in community

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Evaluation of home care challenges

  1. Development of indicators on Interdisciplinary collaboration for home care
  2. Quality evaluation of home care
  • Evaluation of Center for Home care collaboration toward for the development of community comprehensive care system
  • Based on medical institutions
  • Based on government & medical associations
  • QOL measurement of older people receiving home care

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Achievements

Management of Steering committee

  1. Steering committee of home Care
  2. Steering committee of Advanced Dementia Care

In the section of Research for Homecare Medicine, we investigate and practice the way to promote home care medicine based on the actual situation of each community with enhancement of collaboration between hospitals and local outpatient-clinics and among general physicians at outpatient clinics, and empowerment of interdisciplinary team care.  For example, we have been entrusted local revitalization projects through the support to the Regional Bridgeheads for Co-operation between Medical and Long-term Care in Japan by the Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare.

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NCGG

  • National Center for Geriatrics and Gerontology
  • National Hospital for Geriatric Medicine, NCGG
  • Research Institute, NCGG
  • Center for Development of Advanced Medicine for Dementia

National Center for Geriatrics and Gerontology

7-430 Morioka-cho, Obu City, Aichi Prefecture, Japan