Helping to prevent winter deaths and illnesses associated with cold homes
A new quick guide for home care managers has been produced by NICE and SCIE
Simple, well planned, preventative action could help avoid over 28,000 deaths each year as a result of living in cold homes.
The quick guide covers:
- What is a hard-to-heat home?
- Identifying those most at risk
- Making every contact count
- Being part of a successful discharge home