Resources for more collaborative consultations in primary care
Year of Care http://www.yearofcare.co.uk/
Co-Creating Health https://www.health.org.uk/programmes/co-creating-health
Transforming Participation in Health and Care http://www.england.nhs.uk/2013/09/25/trans-part/
Person Centred Care Resource Centre http://www.personcentredcarenow.org.uk/
These consultations are scripted so that the patient has an active role to play. They also lead onto follow up activities that help the patient to make important changes to their lifestyle. In this way the consultation becomes the centre of whole network of activities and interventions, done by a range of different clinical, healthcare and volunteer roles inside and outside the formal health system. Via Nesta’s article “People Powered Consultations” – also worth a peruse.
Does doctor know best? A new approach to “evidence” based health care