60% of homecare providers rejecting referrals

By Martin Ford | 06 June 2022

Almost two-thirds of Homecare providers are turning down referrals due to staff shortages, according to new research.

The Homecare Association found 61% of respondents said new client referrals were being declined due to staff sickness or isolation while 11% said they were also handing work back and ending support for some existing clients.

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