This project aims to provide quality assured, standardised training in order to develop a safe, effective, flexible workforce providing person centred care in the most appropriate setting.
This project aims to improve insomnia symptons and sleep quality, as well as other health-related outcomes, in prison populations.
Using accessible technology to improve the health and wellbeing of people with learning disabilities
Run by Hft, a charity providing services for people with learning disabilities in England. Project to be piloted in two populations of 20 people with learning disabilities –in Gloucestershire and Bradford. Aiming to improve communication and care quality, and enable people with learning di...
South east England
MISSION-COPD is an innovative model of COPD assessment and care that aims to identify people with poorly controlled COPD so that they can be diagnosed and treated earlier.
This project from NHS Ayrshire and Arran sought to improve the quality of care and patient experience of people with long-term conditions by gaining insights from patients and clinical teams, and subsequently acting on the results to improve care integration.
SmartCareCF is a pilot project run by the Cystic Fibrosis Trust which aims to address the problems with delivering health services for the growing number of cystic fibrosis patients. It will use smart technologies to provide safe, home-based management of cystic fibrosis.
Effect of a national programme to introduce named accountable GPs for patients aged 75 and over on continuity of care
The purpose of this observational study is to evaluate if the introduction of named accountable GPs to all patients aged 75 and above, introduced in 2014/15, had an effect on continuity of care, in particular on primary care patterns and patient care management. It will be carried out in-house by...
Insight 2013: What self-management outcomes matter most to patients, family care-givers, healthcare professionals and commissioners?
South east England
Led by Sara Demain, University of Southampton, this research aims to identify areas of consensus and difference about what self-management outcomes matter most to different stakeholders.
Led by Professor Vikki Entwistle, University of Aberdeen, this research aims to better develop the conceptual underpinnings of health and social care support for people living with long term conditions.