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Table 4 Reasons for caregivers’ unwillingness to accept HHCSs (multiple choice, N = 56)

From: Comparison of the caregivers’ and community health professionals’ views on home health care services for disabled older adults: a cross-sectional study in Beijing, China

Reasons N (%)
Worry about the high out-of-pocket expenses 39 (69.6)
The expenses may not be covered by insurance 23 (41.1)
Do not understand the content of the HHCSs 21 (40.4)
The content of the service is limited 14 (37.5)
Worry about privacy 14 (25.0)
Do not want to be disturbed 12 (21.4)
Distrust of community health care workers 9 (16.1)