The Daunting Problem of Medical Complexity and Housing Instability.

TitleThe Daunting Problem of Medical Complexity and Housing Instability.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2020
AuthorsSeltzer RR, B Thompson S, Feudtner C
JournalPediatrics
Date Published2020 Jun 19
ISSN1098-4275
Abstract

For children with medical complexity (CMC) and technology dependence, living at home requires well-qualified caregivers and an environment that is clean, safe, accessible, and spacious enough for medical equipment and supplies. Unfortunately, securing suitable housing can be prohibitively expensive for families of CMC who experience financial hardship.

DOI10.1542/peds.2019-3284
Alternate JournalPediatrics
PubMed ID32561611