Ireland

CONFERENCE ABSTRACTS: Modelling the substitutability of community, long-term, and hospital care and their impact on acute hospital length of stay in Ireland

By Admin / October 17, 2017

Modelling the substitutability of community, long-term, and hospital care and their impact on acute hospital length of stay in Ireland
Authors: Brendan Walsh , Samantha Smith, Maev-Ann Wren, James Eighan
Abstract
Background: Within the context of red

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CONFERENCE ABSTRACTS: A daily multidisciplinary hospital discharge support meeting in an acute hospital: An evaluation of a quality improvement initiative to facilitate timely discharge & transfers of care

By Admin / October 17, 2017

A daily multidisciplinary hospital discharge support meeting in an acute hospital: An evaluation of a quality improvement initiative to facilitate timely discharge & transfers of care
Authors: Aoife Mary O’Sullivan , Tim Dukelow, Carmel Walsh, Mary H

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POSTER ABSTRACTS: Diabetes Passport

By Admin / October 17, 2017

Diabetes Passport
Authors: Deirdre Mary Hall , Joanne Lowe, Yvonne Ryan, Edel Smyth
Abstract
Diabetes is a complex chronic condition managed by large Multi-Disciplinary Teams (MDTs) based in primary and secondary care. Despite advanced Information Co

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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: Does Combined Respiratory and Palliative Care Management Improve Care for COPD Patients

By Admin / October 17, 2017

Does Combined Respiratory and Palliative Care Management Improve Care for COPD Patients
Authors: Amy Mulkerns , Peter O’ Toole, Paul Gregan, Timothy McDonnell
Abstract
Introduction: Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) produces breathlessness

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CONFERENCE ABSTRACTS: An integrated model for Haemophilia care nationally

By Admin / October 17, 2017

An integrated model for Haemophilia care nationally
Author: Brian O Mahony
Abstract
Haemophilia and von Willebrands disease are inherited bleeding disorders which affect 2,111 people in Ireland. Haemophilia care is highly organised and integrated w

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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
Abstract
Background: In Ireland, the proportion of persons aged over 65 years is set to increase from 11.4

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CONFERENCE ABSTRACTS: Community Oncology Nursing Programme making integrated people centred care a reality in Ireland

By Admin / December 16, 2016

Community Oncology Nursing Programme making integrated people centred care a reality in Ireland
Terry Orla Hanan, Louise Mullen, Marie Laffoy, Mary Wynne, Janice Richmond, Eve O Toole
Abstract
Background and Content: In Ireland community nurses curr

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

By Admin / 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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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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CONFERENCE ABSTRACTS: Exploring the Coordination of Care for People with Multimorbidities and their Support Networks using

By Admin / December 16, 2016

Exploring the Coordination of Care for People with Multimorbidities and their Support Networks using Social Network Analysis: A Research Protocol
Orla M Scholar Caffrey, Mandy S Lee, José L Molina González, Charles Normand
Abstract
Introduction: Mul

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

By Admin / 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: Engaging active citizen participation in the co-creation of an educational and information campaign

By Admin / December 16, 2016

Engaging active citizen participation in the co-creation of an educational and information campaign to support older people to be empowered against abuse: Key learnings for integrative care
Authors: Deirdre O’Donnell, Gerard Fealy, Carmel Downes
Abst

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