Policy and Policy Making

ICIC20 – Implementation models

By Miriam Galvin / January 28, 2021
Session 4E - Implementation models chaired by Ms Jodeme Goldhar Presentations and Speakers: Building on evidence-based models to accelerate the delivery of integrated care: The journey to date for the University Health Network, Toronto, Canada Mr Shiran Isaacksz and Ms Melissa Chang Technology-enabled strategies for a fully integrated health system Dr Angelo RossiMori Read More

ICIC20 – Plenary 4: Improving Integrated Care outcomes across the whole life course

By Miriam Galvin / January 27, 2021
Plenary 4: Improving Integrated Care outcomes across the whole life course chaired by Dr Jason Yap and Prof Ana Stavljenić Rukavina Presentations and Speakers: In celebration of 20 years of the International Foundation for Integrated Care Prof Nick Goodwin Multidisciplinary and intersectoral child-protection system: Good practice model in long-term health and well-being Prof Gordana Buljan… Read More

ICIC20 – Workshop – Weaving the lattice of integrated care

By Miriam Galvin / January 27, 2021
Session 3C - Workshop - Weaving the lattice of integrated care Presentations and Speakers: Weaving the lattice of integrated care Mrs Leo Lewis Facilitated group work - Financial model, incentives and measurement Andrew Terris Facilitated group work - Financial model, incentives and measurement Mrs Gerli Aavik-Märtmaa Facilitated group work - Data, data linkage and information… Read More

ICIC20 – Experiences in delivering models of Integrated Care – Session 1

By Miriam Galvin / January 27, 2021
Session 2F - Experiences in delivering models of Integrated Care - Session 1 chaired by Dr. Edelweiss Aldasoro Presentations and Speakers: Regional approaches for integrating health and social services in Finland Prof Ilmo Keskimäki Lessons from the Basque Country; Contrasting Basque Integrated Care Health Policy with the New NHS Long Term Plan Dr Tim Robbins… Read More

ICIC20 – Workshop – What do people value in Integrated Care

By Miriam Galvin / January 27, 2021
Session 2C - Workshop - What do people value in Integrated Care Presentations and Speakers: What do people value in Integrated Care? Core Values and Normative Integration from around the World Mr Nick Zonneveld Stakeholders' perspectives on integrated care values: a quantitative European study Mr Nick Zonneveld What do clients with complex care needs and… Read More

ICIC20 – Workshop – Multidisciplinary policies and practices to support and empower informal carers in Europe

By Miriam Galvin / January 27, 2021
Session 1J - Workshop - Multidisciplinary policies and practices to support and empower informal carers in Europe Presentations and Speakers: Multidisciplinary policies and practices to support and empower informal carers in Europe Mr Stecy Yghemonos Promoting the needs and added value of informal carers across the EU Mr Stecy Yghemonos Working together to identify, support… Read More

ICIC20 – Resource allocation and financing for Integrated Care – Session 1

By Miriam Galvin / January 27, 2021
Session 1I - Resource allocation and financing for Integrated Care - Session 1 Presentations and Speakers: Analysis of initial barriers and facilitators to the implementation of a county wide integrated care project in Estonia: experience from the PAIK service Dr Mart Kull Organizing financial resources in the municipality: a case study on integrated services provision… Read More

ICIC20 – Measurement, assessment, impact and evaluation

By Miriam Galvin / January 27, 2021
Session 1H - Measurement, assessment, impact, and evaluation Presentations and Speakers: Integration: the quest for true equity, beyond accessibility Mr Jose Munuera Integrated delivery of long-term care: country assessment toolkit Dr Hector Pardo-Hernandez What is the Added Value of Social Network Analysis when Developing and Evaluating Complex Interventions Ms Linda Smit Development of MORE: an… Read More

ICIC20 – Management of risk factors

By Miriam Galvin / January 27, 2021
Session 1G - Management of risk factors Presentations and Speakers: Monitoring integrated care for childhood overweight and obesity Ms Leandra Koetsier Program "6-10-14 for Health" - as an example of an interdisciplinary model of care for a patient with excess body weight Dr Piotr Popowski EVALUATION OF THE PROJECT ADVISORY ON DIET IN THE CITY… Read More

ICIC20 – Workshop – The challenge of co-creating a Living Implementation Framework with Evaluation (LIFE)

By Miriam Galvin / January 27, 2021
Session 1C - Workshop - The challenge of co-creating a Living Implementation Framework with Evaluation (LIFE) Presentations and Speakers: The Challenge of Co-Creating a Living Implementation Framework with Evaluation (LIFE) to Deliver Integrated Care at Whole of System Scale in Ireland Dr Sarah Barry and Dr Sara Burke Read More

POSTER ABSTRACTS: The challenges of delivering universal and integrated care – evidence to inform policy implementatio

By Karen O'Connell / August 8, 2019

The challenges of delivering universal and integrated care – evidence to inform policy implementation in Ireland and internationally
Sarah Barry, Centre for Health Policy and Management, TCD, IE
Maebh NiFhalluin1, Centre for Health Policy and Manage

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POSTER ABSTRACTS: Enhancing cancer care guideline development and implementation using formal guideline adaptation: me

By Karen O'Connell / August 8, 2019

Enhancing cancer care guideline development and implementation using formal guideline adaptation: methodology description
Carmel Davies, School of Nursing Midwifery and Health Systems, University College Dublin, IE
Elizabeth Summersby, Oncology, Our

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CONFERENCE ABSTRACTS: Evaluating the Implementation of Integrated Care for Older Persons as a path to Universal Health Car

By Karen O'Connell / October 23, 2018

Evaluating the Implementation of Integrated Care for Older Persons as a path to Universal Health Care
Sarah Barry, Trinity College Dublin, IE
Sara Burke, Trinity College Dublin, IE
PJ Harnett, National Programme Integrated Care for Older Persons, HS

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CONFERENCE ABSTRACTS: The Development of a Programme of Mental Health Services for People with Intellectual Disability in Ireland

By Karen O'Connell / October 17, 2017

The Development of a Programme of Mental Health Services for People with Intellectual Disability in Ireland
Authors: Philip Charles Dodd , Ciara Latimer, Margo Wrigley
Abstract
Introduction: Within the current mental health policy in Ireland, Vision

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CONFERENCE ABSTRACTS: A Realist Evaluation of a National Model of Care for the Diabetic Foot

By Karen O'Connell / October 17, 2017

A Realist Evaluation of a National Model of Care for the Diabetic Foot
Authors: Kate Nuala O’Neill , Sheena M McHugh, Fiona Riordan, Marsha L Tracey, Patricia M Kearney
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Introduction: Diabetic foot disease is a common and costly complication

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CONFERENCE ABSTRACTS: The development of Health Services Executive Best Practice Guidance for Mental Health Services in Ireland

By Karen O'Connell / October 17, 2017

The development of Health Services Executive Best Practice Guidance for Mental Health Services in Ireland
Author: Linda Moore
Abstract
The Health Services Executive Best Practice Guidance for Mental Health Services are being introduced to assist in

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POSTER ABSTRACTS: Monitoring and Improving Quality Care through the development of an automated audit tool

By Karen O'Connell / October 17, 2017

Monitoring and Improving Quality Care through the development of an automated audit tool
Author: Susan Daly
Abstract
Introduction (comprising context and problem statement) The Health Information and Quality Authority (2016) specify that designated

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CONFERENCE ABSTRACTS: Integrated Care Policy in Ireland: A Comparative Review

By Karen O'Connell / October 17, 2017

Integrated Care Policy in Ireland: A Comparative Review
Authors: Lola Odewumi , Vivienne Byers
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Introduction: Literature reveals that integrated care is perceived to be the answer to the many issues faced by health systems in in the OECD. Res

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CONFERENCE ABSTRACTS: Developing cultures of person-centredness

By Karen O'Connell / October 17, 2017

Developing cultures of person-centredness
Authors: Lorna Patricia Peelo-Kilroe , Margaret Codd, Brendan McCormack, Debbie Baldie
Abstract
Introduction: (comprising context and problem statement) A national two year practice development programme too

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CONFERENCE ABSTRACTS: Integrating Care On A Cross-Border Basis: Priorities Of Key Actors In The Irish Context

By Karen O'Connell / October 17, 2017

Integrating Care On A Cross-Border Basis: Priorities Of Key Actors In The Irish Context
Authors: Seán Joseph Murphy, Mandy Lee, Sara Burke
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Introduction: This study explores the priorities and considerations of key actors responsible for deve

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CONFERENCE ABSTRACTS: Values and principles of person-centered integrated care: a systematic literature review (SIG meeting)

By Karen O'Connell / October 17, 2017

Values and principles of person-centered integrated care: a systematic literature review (SIG meeting)
Authors: Nick Zonneveld , Robin Miller, Mirella Minkman
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Introduction: In recent years many knowledge about integrated health services has

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CONFERENCE ABSTRACTS: Process evaluation of the national clinical care programmes in Ireland

By Karen O'Connell / October 17, 2017

Process evaluation of the national clinical care programmes in Ireland
Authors: Catherine D Darker , Gail Nicolson, Joseph M Barry
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Introduction: Integrated networks of clinical leadership have been increasingly recognised as a strategy to im

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CONFERENCE ABSTRACTS: Chronic Disease Patient Experience of Healthcare Services in Ireland

By Karen O'Connell / October 17, 2017

Chronic Disease Patient Experience of Healthcare Services in Ireland
Author: Valerie Patricia Twomey
Abstract
Chronic disease in Ireland is currently reported by 38% of the adult population. Modern integrated health systems recognise that they need

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POSTER ABSTRACTS: Healthcare Evaluation

By Karen O'Connell / October 17, 2017

Healthcare Evaluation
Authors: Helena Ann Ferris , Audrey Devaney
Abstract
The landscape of healthcare delivery is continuously evolving. An appropriate use of research and evaluation is key when assessing not only the need for change but also when i

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POSTER ABSTRACTS: The Knowledge of Attitudes of Nurses and Doctors caring for Dementia Patients in Hospital

By Karen O'Connell / October 17, 2017

The Knowledge of Attitudes of Nurses and Doctors caring for Dementia Patients in Hospital
Author: Antoinette Larkin
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The Aim: The goal of this study was to establish the knowledge and attitudes of nurses and doctors in caring for dementia pa

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CONFERENCE ABSTRACTS: Whole health system change in Ireland: Analysis of the challenges of implementation

By Karen O'Connell / October 17, 2017

Whole health system change in Ireland: Analysis of the challenges of implementation
Authors: Áine Carroll , Barry White, Valerie Twomey
Abstract
Across the world, healthcare service delivery seeks to control costs and improve quality of services for

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CONFERENCE ABSTRACTS: Knowledge and attitudes of frontline practitioners on Government policy to reduce alcohol consumption in Ireland

By Karen O'Connell / October 17, 2017

Knowledge and attitudes of frontline practitioners on Government policy to reduce alcohol consumption in Ireland
Authors: Rose McCaul , Joe Barry
Abstract
Introduction: Alcohol consumption in Ireland is rated fifth highest in OECD countries. Measure

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CONFERENCE ABSTRACTS: National policy on access to services for children with disability or developmental delay: Working together to support children and families

By Karen O'Connell / October 17, 2017

National policy on access to services for children with disability or developmental delay: Working together to support children and families
Authors: Caroline Cantan , Barbara Bolger
Abstract
Introduction: Health services in Ireland for children with

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POSTER ABSTRACTS: Investigating the Management of Diabetes in Nursing Homes in the West of Ireland using a Mixed Methods Approach

By Karen O'Connell / October 17, 2017

Investigating the Management of Diabetes in Nursing Homes in the West of Ireland using a Mixed Methods Approach
Authors: Lorna Hurley , Máire O’Donnell, Rónán O’Caoimh, Sean Finbarr Dinneen
Abstract
Introduction: As populations age there is an increa

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CONFERENCE ABSTRACTS: Integrated Mental Health Service – A National Multifaceted Approach

By Karen O'Connell / October 17, 2017

Integrated Mental Health Service – A National Multifaceted Approach
Author: Jonathan Paul Nolan
Abstract
Ireland’s health service, the Health Service Executive, provides Mental Health services to the population of Ireland. These services are oversee

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CONFERENCE ABSTRACTS: Advanced Practice Physiotherapy Progressing Integrated Care of Musculoskeletal Disorders in Ireland: a National Evaluation

By Karen O'Connell / October 17, 2017

Advanced Practice Physiotherapy Progressing Integrated Care of Musculoskeletal Disorders in Ireland: a National Evaluation
Authors: Orna Fennelly , Catherine Blake, Oliver Fitzgerald, Roisin Breen, Jennifer Ashton, Aisling Brennan, Caitriona Cunningh

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CONFERENCE ABSTRACTS: Developing a National Model of Care for Paediatric and Neonatal Healthcare Services

By Karen O'Connell / October 17, 2017

Developing a National Model of Care for Paediatric and Neonatal Healthcare Services
Authors: Alf Nicholson , John Murphy, Grace Turner
Abstract
Introduction: The National Clinical Programme for Paediatrics and Neonatology, a joint clinical initiative

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POSTER ABSTRACTS: A retrospective audit of the ‘Back in Motion Programme’: A stratified group based, physiotherapy programme for patients with Chronic Low Back Pain

By Karen O'Connell / October 17, 2017

A retrospective audit of the ‘Back in Motion Programme’: A stratified group based, physiotherapy programme for patients with Chronic Low Back Pain
Authors: Sarah McShane , Ulrik McCarthy, Dervila Danaher, Dearbhaile Flanagan
Abstract
Background: Low

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CONFERENCE ABSTRACTS: National Patient Flow Improvement Programme

By Karen O'Connell / October 17, 2017

National Patient Flow Improvement Programme
Authors: Pat Nash , Helene Horsnell, Irene O’Connor, Paul Burke, Veronica Devlin, Sinead Fitzpatrick, Grace Rothwell
Abstract
In 2016 the HSE Clinical Strategy and Programmes Division and the Acute Hospital

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POSTER ABSTRACTS: A Longitudinal Study of Delirium Motor Subtypes in Elderly Medical Inpatients

By Karen O'Connell / October 17, 2017

A Longitudinal Study of Delirium Motor Subtypes in Elderly Medical Inpatients
Authors: Vincent Melvin , David Meagher, Geraldine Mc Carthy, Dimitrios Adamis
Abstract
Introduction: Delirium is a common syndrome with considerable clinical heterogeneity

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CONFERENCE ABSTRACTS: Implementing Universal Healthcare implies Integrated Care Design – findings from a systematic review of the organisational challenges of implementing UHC policy

By Karen O'Connell / October 17, 2017

Implementing Universal Healthcare implies Integrated Care Design – findings from a systematic review of the organisational challenges of implementing UHC policy
Authors: Sarah Elizabeth Barry , Sara Burke, Maria Boyce, Jessica Eustace-Cook, Charles N

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CONFERENCE ABSTRACTS: Pressure Ulcers: Development and psychometric evaluation of the Patient Knowledge of Pressure Ulcer Prevention Instrument (KPUP)

By Karen O'Connell / October 17, 2017

Pressure Ulcers: Development and psychometric evaluation of the Patient Knowledge of Pressure Ulcer Prevention Instrument (KPUP)
Authors: Emer Shanley , Zena Moore, Declan Patton
Abstract
Aim: Patient’s right’s to have a central part in the healthcar

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CONFERENCE ABSTRACTS: Integrating Prevention into Clinical Practice – Developing the Irish National Policy for Health Beha

By Karen O'Connell / December 16, 2016

Integrating Prevention into Clinical Practice – Developing the Irish National Policy for Health Behaviour Change – Make Every Contact Count (MECC)
Orlaith Josephine OReilly, Maria OBrien, Aileen Mary Scott
Abstract
Introduction: Current health refo

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CONFERENCE ABSTRACTS: Development of a national self management support framework for Ireland, for patients with Cardiovas

By Karen O'Connell / December 16, 2016

Development of a national self management support framework for Ireland, for patients with Cardiovascular Disease, COPD, Asthma and Diabetes
Carmel Mullaney, Orlaith O’Reilly, Geraldine Quinn
Abstract
Introduction: This presentation describes the ap

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WEBINAR: WCIC4 – WCIC4 Quality and Measurement for Integrated Care

By Admin / October 26, 2016

The International Foundation of Integrated Care (IFIC), in partnership with General Practice New Zealand (GPNZ), Health Quality and Safety Commission (HCQSC) and the Ministry of Health is bringing the 4th World Congress on Integrated Care “Investing

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