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Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem

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TONIN, Luana; LACERDA, Maria Ribeiro; CACERES, Nayla Tamara de Godoi  and  HERMANN, Ana Paula. Recommendations in covid-19 times: a view for home care. Rev. Bras. Enferm. [online]. 2020, vol.73, suppl.2, e20200310.  Epub June 29, 2020. ISSN 1984-0446.


To suggest recommendations for the practice of Home Nursing in the context of COVID-19.


Reflective study, originated from readings associated with the theme, available in current guidelines from the Pan American Health Organization, World Health Organization and the Ministry of Health.


Recommendations were developed from current scientific evidence for prevention of infections, control of epidemics and pandemics in the Brazilian home scenario.

Final considerations:

the reflections achieved contribute to guiding actions for better assistance to the patient, family caregivers and the community in the perspective of safe home care with COVID-19, and it is characterized as an introductory discussion on the theme, encouraging new studies to be carried out from the unfolding of the current scenario.

Keywords : SARS Virus; Homebound Persons; Home Health Nursing; Home Care Services; Delivery of Health Care.

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