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Table 2 Amount of personal support services received in the home care cohort and community support cohort

From: Derivation and validation of the Personal Support Algorithm: an evidence-based framework to inform allocation of personal support services in home and community care

  Home care cohort (n = 128,169) Home care patients receiving any personal support services (n = 107,407) Community support cohort (n = 25,800)
Mean weekly hours of personal support services, billeda 4.13 ± 4.85 4.93 ± 4.91 N/A
Mean weekly hours of personal support services, estimatedb 6.13 ± 13.6 6.72 ± 13.4 1.32 ± 8.98
  1. aCalculated from the billed services record and represents services received from LHIN
  2. bCalculated from the interRAI assessment and represents services received from any source