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Scoping Study on Continuing Healthcare Published

April 5, 2017

WIHSC has recently completed an important study for the Welsh Government which was commissioned to build knowledge about the experiences of people with who go through CHC, and to make contributions to inform future policy development. WIHSC worked with two health boards to scope different issues around CHC and in total spoke with 37 people, observed two MDT meetings and a central QA panel. The sample of respondents included patients and their families, carers, advocates, nurse assessors, social workers, MDT members and chairs, and CHC managers.

Filling the gap where patients used to fall: evaluating the role and impact of eye clinic liaison officers and other vision support workers across the United Kingdom

March 22, 2017

In partnership with the Swansea Centre for Health Economics (SCHE), Swansea University, WIHSC has been working on a major study commissioned by the Royal National Institute of Blind People (RNIB) to evaluate the impact that patient information and support services in UK NHS ophthalmology departments makes for patients, the clinic and on services more generally.

More young professionals are key to helping the elderly

January 23, 2017

WIHSC Emeritus Professor, Morton Warner, wrote to The Observer contributing to the discussion on the above.

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