The Voss model - reablement

Project owner

Western Norway University of Applied Sciences, Center for Care Reseach, west

Project categories

Applied Research

Project period

August 2014 - June 2016

Project summary

The objective is to assess various aspects of home-care reablement service. The research contains five sub-studies with the following research questions:

  • Is reablement more effective than usual care when it comes to activity performance and satisfaction?

  • Is reablement cost-effective for the municipality?

  • What kind of experiences have participants of reablement?

  • What kind of experiences have home-care professionals, in particular concerning job satisfaction?

  • How do the relatives decribe their role in reablement?