Hourly employment in care homes is a system failure

22 June, 2020 in subject News

A survey study of care homes in the Stockholm Region, by Smittskydd Stockholm, shows that hourly employment is more common within care homes with covid-19 positive patients.

The large number of hourly employees in care homes is a failure within the system. Hourly employments prevent people from staying home when they are ill. This is what professor Johan Fritzell argues in an interview with Sveriges Radio P1 on June 22.