A place to share ideas & resources for improving chronic care & self mgt support
SPARX is an online e-therapy tool provided by the University of Auckland, as an initiative of the
Prime Minister’s Youth Mental Health Project.
SPARX is now available to help young people learn skills to deal with feeling down, depressed
or stressed. The effectiveness of SPARX has been proven to be as good as standard care in a
randomised control trial…
Added by Debra Clark on June 18, 2014 at 17:00 — No Comments
Kings Fund – Building the House of Care
Delivering better services for people with long-term conditions – Oct 2013
“This paper describes a co-ordinated service delivery model – the ‘house of care’ – that aims to deliver proactive, holistic and patient-centred care for people with long-term conditions. It incorporates learning from a number of…
Added by Health Navigator NZ on October 10, 2013 at 12:23 — No Comments
The Health Navigator NZ team and ADHB have recently released a Self-Management Support Toolkit. This contains useful resources, a programme directory and information that may be of interest to viewers of this website.
To view and download…Continue
Great resource recently published by The Health Foundation in the UK. Provides " a review of the evidence considering whether it is worthwhile to support self-management."
Excellent list on page vi highlighting general components that have been found to work well to support self-management.
Nearly all of the elements listed here are key to both the Stanford programme and the Flinders programme such as problem solving, goal setting, developing care plans in…Continue
Added by Health Navigator NZ on October 16, 2011 at 8:00 — No Comments
Hope you have all heard about the Long-Term Conditions conference we're hosting in collaboration with a number of DHBs and the Heart Foundation. Tell your colleagues and friends and look forward to seeing you there!
The dates are Thursday 7th - Friday 8th April,…Continue
Added by Health Navigator NZ on April 25, 2010 at 23:48 — No Comments