Empowerment and engagement

CONFERENCE ABSTRACTS: The development and evaluation of an online dementia supports directory for Primary Care

By Admin / October 17, 2017

The development and evaluation of an online dementia supports directory for Primary Care
Authors: Aisling Angela Jennings , Tony Foley, Siobhan Boyle
Abstract
Introduction: Carers of people with dementia (PwD) frequently have poorer physical and emot

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CONFERENCE ABSTRACTS: (Un)Met needs of community dwelling people with dementia: the importance of providing integrated holistic care

By Admin / October 17, 2017

(Un)Met needs of community dwelling people with dementia: the importance of providing integrated holistic care
Authors: Louise Hopper , Rachael Joyce, Hannah Jelley, Bob Woods, Martin Orrell, Kate Irving, Frans Verhey
Abstract
Introduction: Research

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POSTER ABSTRACTS: The Role of Advocacy in children’s palliative care

By Admin / October 17, 2017

The Role of Advocacy in children’s palliative care
Author: Sharon Ann Thompson
Abstract
‘Role of advocacy in Irish Children’s Palliative Care. What would parents of children with life limiting conditions like?’

Introduction: This presentation will

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POSTER ABSTRACTS: Diabetes Toolkit for Practice Nurses

By Admin / October 17, 2017

Diabetes Toolkit for Practice Nurses
Author: Elaine Newell
Abstract
Introduction: Part of my role as Diabetes Nurse Specialist for Integrated Care is to support practice nurses and general practitioners to manage type 2 diabetes in the community. I

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POSTER ABSTRACTS: Interagency physical activity and lifestyle education programmes

By Admin / October 17, 2017

Interagency physical activity and lifestyle education programmes
Authors: Vanda Cummins , Aine Ryan, Barbara Rooney, Philip White
Abstract
To help address the disability burden and growing financial impact of chronic diseases, interagency group progr

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CONFERENCE ABSTRACTS: Relationship Stages in Early Intervention Practice for Children with Disabilities

By Admin / October 17, 2017

Relationship Stages in Early Intervention Practice for Children with Disabilities
Authors: Clare Carroll , Jane Sixsmith
Abstract
Background: While a lot is known about the value of relationships in family-centered care for children infants and presc

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CONFERENCE ABSTRACTS: Women’s Helath Initiative/Bladder Health. A health promotion initiative which empowers women to improve their bladder health & quality of life

By Admin / October 17, 2017

Women’s Helath Initiative/Bladder Health. A health promotion initiative which empowers women to improve their bladder health & quality of life
Authors: Fiona Stuart , Sinead Grogan
Abstract
Introduction: CHO9 North Dublin has a large cohort of women

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CONFERENCE ABSTRACTS: Planning for the Future With an Advancing Neurological Illness:

By Admin / October 17, 2017

Planning for the Future With an Advancing Neurological Illness:
Authors: Deirdre Shanagher , Mags Rodgers, Marie Lynch
Abstract
Introduction: Neurological illnesses such as motor neuron disease, multiple sclerosis and parkinsons disease are recognise

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POSTER ABSTRACTS: Clinical Microsysytems in the Emergency Department

By Admin / October 17, 2017

Clinical Microsysytems in the Emergency Department
Authors: Lisa Anne Toland , Breda Naddy, Philip Crowley
Abstract
Introduction: Clinical Microsysytems is an improvement approach which was originally introduced in Ireland in 2013/2014 in Emergency D

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CONFERENCE ABSTRACTS: Implementing a community-based diabetes prevention programme in Ireland

By Admin / October 17, 2017

Implementing a community-based diabetes prevention programme in Ireland
Authors: Bernadette O’Riordan , Clair Haseldine
Abstract
Abstract Summary: There is consensus in the literature that early detection, treatment and prevention is imperative for t

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CONFERENCE ABSTRACTS: Ageing and integrative care: examining a multidisciplinary memory clinic in an Irish setting

By Admin / October 17, 2017

Ageing and integrative care: examining a multidisciplinary memory clinic in an Irish setting
Authors: Cornelia Carey , Declan Lyons, Karen Looney, Deirdre Ryan
Abstract
Introduction: St Patrick’s Mental Health Service (SPMHS) memory clinic is a multi

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CONFERENCE ABSTRACTS: An integrated approach to future planning for adults with intellectual disability and their ageing carers

By Admin / October 17, 2017

An integrated approach to future planning for adults with intellectual disability and their ageing carers
Authors: Aviva Cohen , Professor Karola Dillenburger, Professor Lizbeth Goodman
Abstract
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1: ASSI

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CONFERENCE ABSTRACTS: Developing a National Undergraduate Curriculum for Health Professionals in Ireland on health behaviour change (Making Every Contact Count)

By Admin / October 17, 2017

Developing a National Undergraduate Curriculum for Health Professionals in Ireland on health behaviour change (Making Every Contact Count)
Authors: Maria O’ Brien , Orlaith Josephine O’ Reilly, Dawn O’ Sullivan, Mairead Gleeson, Marie Killeen, Eileen

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CONFERENCE ABSTRACTS: Implementation of a Multidisciplinary (MDT) Goal Setting Programme for Inpatient Neurosurgical Patients Implementation of a Multidisciplinary (MDT) Goal Setting Programme for Inpatient Neurosurgical Patients

By Admin / October 17, 2017

Implementation of a Multidisciplinary (MDT) Goal Setting Programme for Inpatient Neurosurgical Patients Implementation of a Multidisciplinary (MDT) Goal Setting Programme for Inpatient Neurosurgical Patients
Authors: Kareena Malone , Karen Smith, Fio

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POSTER ABSTRACTS: Audit on the use of Oral Nutrition Supplements in an Adult Intellectual Disability Service

By Admin / October 17, 2017

Audit on the use of Oral Nutrition Supplements in an Adult Intellectual Disability Service
Author: Laura Mary Hayden
Abstract
Introduction: A pilot audit on the prescription and provision of Oral Nutritional Supplements (ONS) for residential client

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CONFERENCE ABSTRACTS: Preferred intensity and implementation of patient and family participation in an outpatient psychiatric service and an outpatient type 2 diabetes service

By Admin / October 17, 2017

Preferred intensity and implementation of patient and family participation in an outpatient psychiatric service and an outpatient type 2 diabetes service
Authors: Lucy Whiston , Joe Barry, Catherine Darker
Abstract
Introduction: Patient and family pa

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POSTER ABSTRACTS: The Evergreen Programme Revisited- Making a Therapeutic Programme for Older Adults Fit for Purpose

By Admin / October 17, 2017

The Evergreen Programme Revisited- Making a Therapeutic Programme for Older Adults Fit for Purpose
Authors: Declan Christopher Lyons , Roisin McCafferty
Abstract
Introduction: The Evergreen programme is a group based psychoeducational therapeutic pro

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CONFERENCE ABSTRACTS: National Drugs Rehabilitation Framework: person-centred care in the addiction services

By Admin / October 17, 2017

National Drugs Rehabilitation Framework: person-centred care in the addiction services
Author: Aoife Davey
Abstract
Introduction: The National Drugs Rehabilitation Framework (2010) is a framework through which service providers can ensure that indiv

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CONFERENCE ABSTRACTS: Neuro-Functional Training Programme (NFTP): engaging and empowering people with a neurological condition

By Admin / October 17, 2017

Neuro-Functional Training Programme (NFTP): engaging and empowering people with a neurological condition
Authors: Teresa Twohig , Trish O’ Sullivan, Elaine O’ Donoghue, Anne Reen, Liz O Sullivan, Patricia Morrisroe
Abstract
Introduction: Neuro-Functi

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POSTER ABSTRACTS: An Interdisciplinary Resource Pack for working with Child Relatives of Adults with Brain Injury

By Admin / October 17, 2017

An Interdisciplinary Resource Pack for working with Child Relatives of Adults with Brain Injury
Authors: Phil Butler , Anne O’Loughlin
Abstract
Introduction and Description: In the NRH brain injury rehabilitation programme, an interdisciplinary team

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CONFERENCE ABSTRACTS: Little Things – making a big difference to promoting positive mental health

By Admin / October 17, 2017

Little Things – making a big difference to promoting positive mental health
Authors: Enda Saul , Emer C
Abstract
One of the strategic priorities of the HSE’s Mental Health Division is to promote positive mental health. Little Things is the integrated

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POSTER ABSTRACTS: Effectiveness of an occupational therapy wellness programme for older adults living in long-term care

By Admin / October 17, 2017

Effectiveness of an occupational therapy wellness programme for older adults living in long-term care
Authors: Monica Devine , Ruth Usher
Abstract
Background: This study evaluates the impact of participation in a 12-week occupational therapy (OT) wel

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CONFERENCE ABSTRACTS: Assistive Technology: Resource for Integrating care and social inclusion for people with intellectual disability

By Admin / October 17, 2017

Assistive Technology: Resource for Integrating care and social inclusion for people with intellectual disability
Authors: John Owuor , Fiona Larkan
Abstract
Introduction: The familiarity of Airbnb, Facebook, Skype, Twitter or Uber across different so

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CONFERENCE ABSTRACTS: An Exploration of Resilience among Family Carers of People with Dementia

By Admin / October 17, 2017

An Exploration of Resilience among Family Carers of People with Dementia
Authors: Áine Teahan , Attracta Lafferty, Gerard Fealy, Eilish McAuliffe, Amanda Phelan, Liam O’Sullivan, Diarmuid O’Shea
Abstract
Background: The majority of people with dement

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CONFERENCE ABSTRACTS: Collaborative Care Planning: Introduction to an innovative approach to Care Planning in Adult Mental Health

By Admin / October 17, 2017

Collaborative Care Planning: Introduction to an innovative approach to Care Planning in Adult Mental Health
Author: Patrick j. Gibbons
Abstract
Care Planning forms the core activity undertaken by mental health services in their work to support indiv

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CONFERENCE ABSTRACTS: Update on Development of a national Framework and Implementation plan for Self management Support for Chronic conditions: COPD, Asthma, Diabetes and Cardiovascular disease

By Admin / October 17, 2017

Update on Development of a national Framework and Implementation plan for Self management Support for Chronic conditions: COPD, Asthma, Diabetes and Cardiovascular disease
Authors: Carmel Mullaney , Orlaith O’Reilly, Mairead Gleeson, Kathleen Jordan,

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CONFERENCE ABSTRACTS: Carer Needs Assessment Development – A Republic of Ireland led International Joint Working Project to Support Delivery of Integrated Health and Social Care

By Admin / October 17, 2017

Carer Needs Assessment Development – A Republic of Ireland led International Joint Working Project to Support Delivery of Integrated Health and Social Care
Authors: Liam O’sullivan , Linda Mcdermott Scales, Clare Duffy, Natalie Vereker, Kris Dhondt
A

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CONFERENCE ABSTRACTS: Guidance for healthcare staff: Advance Care Planning and Advance Healthcare Directives with People with Dementia

By Admin / October 17, 2017

Guidance for healthcare staff: Advance Care Planning and Advance Healthcare Directives with People with Dementia
Authors: Deirdre Shanagher , Marie Lynch
Abstract
Introduction: Dementia is a progressive life limiting illness. People with dementia val

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POSTER ABSTRACTS: Adolescent feedback on the Haemophilia Transition Programme between Our Lady’s Children’s Hospital and St. James’s Hospital Dublin Ireland

By Admin / October 17, 2017

Adolescent feedback on the Haemophilia Transition Programme between Our Lady’s Children’s Hospital and St. James’s Hospital Dublin Ireland
Authors: Ruth Elizabeth Hunter Nolan , Eibhlin Mc Laughlin, Yvonne Duane, Ann O’ Sullivan, Kevin Ryan, Niamh O’

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CONFERENCE ABSTRACTS: Family Carers as Partners in Implementing Integrated Care: Maximising the Impact of Ireland’s National Carers Strategy

By Admin / October 17, 2017

Family Carers as Partners in Implementing Integrated Care: Maximising the Impact of Ireland’s National Carers Strategy
Authors: Diarmaid O’Sullivan , Paul O’Mahoney, Liam O’Sullivan
Abstract
Crucial to the success of integrated care networks is the r

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CONFERENCE ABSTRACTS: Planning for the Future: Addressing the Information Gaps for People Living with COPD:

By Admin / October 17, 2017

Planning for the Future: Addressing the Information Gaps for People Living with COPD:
Authors: Deirdre Shanagher , Bettina Korn, Damien Peelo, Marie Lynch
Abstract
Introduction: COPD is recognised as a life limiting illness (1). There is growing ackn

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CONFERENCE ABSTRACTS: Patients’ perspectives of self-testing when using anticoagulant therapy

By Admin / October 17, 2017

Patients’ perspectives of self-testing when using anticoagulant therapy
Authors: Gabrielle McKee , Anne Grogan, Michael Coughlan, Geraldine Prizeman, Niamh O’Connell, Nora O’Mahony, Katherine Quinn
Abstract
Introduction: Warfarin is still the anticoa

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CONFERENCE ABSTRACTS: Maternity Sepsis Screening Tool Pilot

By Admin / October 17, 2017

Maternity Sepsis Screening Tool Pilot
Authors: Karn Cliffe , Vida Hamilton, Mary Higgins, Karen Power, Michael Turner, Rosena Hanniffy, Siaghal MacColgain, Jeremy Smith, Mary Doyle, Patricia Daly, Suzanne Jackmann, Liz Dunn, Patrick Maguire, Christin

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CONFERENCE ABSTRACTS: Improving Access to Patient Education

By Admin / October 17, 2017

Improving Access to Patient Education
Author: Fiona Maye
Abstract
Introduction and Problem Description: Spinal Cord Injury (SCI) is a difficult, life-changing event with great emotional impact on those who sustain the SCI and their families. Patient

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CONFERENCE ABSTRACTS: Clinical outcomes in people with type 2 diabetes before and after attending DESMOND and primary care providers’ experiences of referring patients to DESMOND

By Admin / October 17, 2017

Clinical outcomes in people with type 2 diabetes before and after attending DESMOND and primary care providers’ experiences of referring patients to DESMOND
Authors: Rachel Bourke , Ciara Heverin, Sean F Dinneen, Máire O’Donnell
Abstract
Background:

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CONFERENCE ABSTRACTS: Developing people-centeredness in the Irish healthcare system – continuous awareness and communicati

By Admin / December 16, 2016

Developing people-centeredness in the Irish healthcare system – continuous awareness and communication are key enablers to success
Michelle Cunniffe, Mary Burke, Margaret Curran, Dorcas Collier
Abstract
Key lessons learned: -Empowering patients requ

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WEBINAR: Integrated Care Matters Series 1 – Managing Polypharmacy

By Admin / November 24, 2016

Access webinar materials at https://integratedcarefoundation.org/events/webinar-integrated-care-matters-series-1#1494943706357-2200bc8e-4ad0

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United4Health

By Admin / September 18, 2015

United4Health develops telehealth solutions that enable healthcare providers to adopt innovative and integrated health and care service models.

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