Evaluation methods

VIDEO: Integrated Care Solutions – Frameworks for Assessing of Integrated Care Programs: The Project INTEGRATE Framework

By Admin / February 25, 2021
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ICIC20 – Workshop – What’s a realist configuration?

By Miriam Galvin / January 27, 2021
Session 2H - Workshop - What's a realist configuration? Presentations and Speakers: What's a realist configuration? Deciding which causal configuration to use, how and why Ms Esther De Weger What's a realist configuration? Deciding which causal configuration to use, how and why Ms Natascha van Vooren Read More

Advancing integrated care evaluation in shifting contexts

By Miriam Galvin / January 20, 2021

Despite many studies evaluating the effectiveness of integrated care, evidence remains inconsistent. Increasingly, commentary on the subject of integrated care evaluation is pointing out the mismatch between the ability to capture the impact of integrated care initiatives and programmes, and the selection of the most appropriate methodology to do this.

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WEBINAR: IFIC Australia Webinar Series 2019 – Project Integrate Framework Elements

By Admin / August 21, 2019

Implementing integrated care models is a complex process, and it is important to know what the breadth of influencing factors are when assessing whether integration has been or will be improved. The Project INTEGRATE framework consists of seven inter

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WEBINAR: IFIC Australia Webinar Series 2019 – Taking Forward Integrated Care in Australia: An International Perspective

By Admin / August 14, 2019

Over the past decade in Australia there has been a growing realisation of the need to reform the health and care system towards an approach that seeks to better integrate care, improve quality and promote value. As part of IFIC Australia’s series of

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WEBINAR: SELFIE – Multi-Criteria Decision Analysis of Integrated Care Webinar

By Admin / May 9, 2019

Professionals are increasingly keen to assess the effects of integrated care initiatives and payers and policy makers are keen to ensure that they allocate scarce resources only to services that have proven value for money. When evaluating the added

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WEBINAR: Integrated Care Solutions Webinar Series – Frameworks for Assessing Integrated Care: The project Integrate

By Admin / September 20, 2018

There is a lack of evidence supporting ‘how’ to design, pilot, implement, assess, and scale-up innovations that support integrated care. Most existing diagnostic frameworks set out the key building blocks of an integrated care system, but are unable

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WEBINAR: Integrated Care Solutions Webinar Series – Evidence-based domains that underpin successful Integrated Care

By Admin / July 12, 2018

This webinar explores the evidence-based domains that underpin successful integrated care systems and presents a framework and toolkit called the Accountable Integrated Care Health Check that enables health and care systems to understand where they a

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CONFERENCE ABSTRACTS: Assessing National Practice and Preparedness for Integrated Care Delivery Ireland

By Admin / October 17, 2017

Assessing National Practice and Preparedness for Integrated Care Delivery Ireland
Authors: Debbie Isobel Keeling , Michael Rigby, Áine Carroll
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Introduction/Theory/Methods: We assess current attitudes, practice and preparedness for Integrated

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CONFERENCE ABSTRACTS: A needs assessment for cardiac rehabilitation in Ireland

By Admin / October 17, 2017

A needs assessment for cardiac rehabilitation in Ireland
Authors: Carmel Mullaney , Naomi Petty-Saphon, Siobhan Jennings, Orlaith O’Reilly
Abstract
Cardiac rehabilitation (CR) can reduce mortality, reinfarction rates and hospitalisations, and improve

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CONFERENCE ABSTRACTS: Investigating the Implementation of a National Pilot Project on Wait List Management using Pooled Inpatient and Day Case Surgical Waiting List between a Level 4 Hospital and a Level 3 Hospital in Ireland

By Admin / October 17, 2017

Investigating the Implementation of a National Pilot Project on Wait List Management using Pooled Inpatient and Day Case Surgical Waiting List between a Level 4 Hospital and a Level 3 Hospital in Ireland
Authors: Gary Keenan , Mandy Lee
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Intr

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CONFERENCE ABSTRACTS: Integrated Healthcare for the Frail Older Adult

By Admin / October 17, 2017

Integrated Healthcare for the Frail Older Adult
Authors: Breffni Drumm , Jo Short, Mary Casey, Fiona O’Sullivan, Grainne O’Malley, Paula Hickey
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Background: In Ireland, the proportion of persons aged over 65 years is set to increase from 11.4

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CONFERENCE ABSTRACTS: The critical determinants of improvement in healthcare and lessons for integrated care

By Admin / December 16, 2016

The critical determinants of improvement in healthcare and lessons for integrated care
Patrick John Harnett
Abstract
Healthcare quality is a key concern for policy makers, regulators, care givers and patients (HIQA 2013, Harding-Clarke 2006, Franci

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