Tag Archives: London School of Economics

Parity of Esteem: Guidance on Mental Health Commissioning (NHS England)

Summary This NHS England document offers planning guidance to assist commissioners in their planning with regard to how local communities and CCGs can achieve greater “parity of esteem” between physical and mental health. This document supplies evidence, case studies and … Continue reading

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Whole Systems Demonstrator Programme: Inconclusive Effect of Telehealth on Quality of Life and Psychological Outcomes (BMJ)

Summary This British Medical Journal articles reports the most recent results from the trial assessing the effect of second generation, home based telehealth on health-related quality of life, anxiety, and depressive symptoms over 12 months in patients with long term … Continue reading

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Impact of Telehealth on Use of Hospital Care and Mortality (Nuffield Trust)

[A version of this item appears in: Dementia: the Latest Evidence Newsletter (RWHT), Volume 3 Issue 1, August 2012]. Summary This Nuffield Trust report evaluates the impact of telehealth on hospital use and mortality and summarises findings from the Department … Continue reading

Posted in Acute Hospitals, Community Care, Department of Health, For Doctors (mostly), For Nurses and Therapists (mostly), For Researchers (mostly), For Social Workers (mostly), National, NHS, Nuffield Trust, Quick Insights, Telehealth, UK, Universal Interest | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Whole System Demonstrator Programme: Headline Findings (Department of Health)

[A version of this item appears in: Dementia: the Latest Evidence Newsletter (RWHT), Volume 2 Issue 7, February 2012]. Summary The Whole System Demonstrator (WSD) programme was set up by the Department of Health to determine the potential benefits of telehealth … Continue reading

Posted in Assistive Technology, Community Care, Department of Health, For Researchers (mostly), For Social Workers (mostly), Management of Condition, National, NHS, Nuffield Trust, Quick Insights, Telecare, Telehealth, UK, Universal Interest | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment