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Project INTEGRATE Final Conference

The final dissemination conference of Project INTEGRATE, funded through the European Union’s Seventh Framework, took place as part of ICIC16 on Monday, 23 May 2016. This one-day conference was free to attend for anybody working or interested in in the field of integrated care and related areas. Project INTEGRATE is a consortium of 9 partners […]

Project INTEGRATE member Dr Nick Goodwin receives the 2016 Donabedian International Award

Project INTEGRATE member Dr Nick Goodwin receives the 2016 Donabedian International Award

Each year the Avedis Donabedian Foundation honours leaders in the field of quality in healthcare: persons or institutions that have made a substantial contribution to healthcare excellence in Catalonia. Previous recipients include Sir Michael Marmot and Sir Liam Donaldson and Professors Julio Frenk, Martin McKee, Chris Ham, Richard Grol, Jon Ovretveit, Angela Coulter and Barbara […]

Context, mechanisms and outcomes of integrated care for diabetes mellitus type 2: a systematic review (Part 2)

Context, mechanisms and outcomes of integrated care for diabetes mellitus type 2: a systematic review (Part 2)

Integrated care interventions for chronic conditions can lead to improved outcomes, but it is not clear when and why this is the case. This study aims to answer the following two research questions: What are the context, mechanisms and outcomes of integrated care for people with type 2 diabetes? What are the relationships between context, […]

Intervention types and outcomes of integrated care for diabetes mellitus type 2: a systematic review (Part 1)

Intervention types and outcomes of integrated care for diabetes mellitus type 2: a systematic review (Part 1)

The delivery of integrated care is a priority in many countries’ efforts to improve health outcomes for people at risk of or with diabetes. This study aims to provide an overview of the different types of integrated care interventions for type 2 diabetes and to report their outcomes.   Abstract Rationale, aims and objectives: The […]

Policy Lessons

Policy Lessons

Work Package 13: Policy lessons What is the purpose of the research? The overall objective of WP 13 is to define policy lessons that promote the development of excellent care to people with (multiple) chronic conditions. We aim at ‘better policies for better chronic care’. Conditions that have become public health priorities typically have one […]

Managerial Lessons

Managerial Lessons

Practical Managerial Lessons What is the purpose of your research? The first step in effectively addressing a phenomenon is to understand its complexity, a principle that is highly relevant to integrated care management. Integrated care can best be described as a coherent and coordinated set of services that are planned, managed and delivered to individual […]

International Lessons

International Lessons

Work Package 11 – INTERNATIONAL CHECK What is the purpose of the research? In the specialized literature, managers and policy-makers can find, on the one hand, several frameworks/models (Chronic Care Model, Rainbow Model, Bellagio Model, etc.) identifying the main critical factors of care integration and, on the other hand, several in depth case studies analyzing […]

Magda Rosenmöller, IESE Business School, Spain (Presentation) – WCIC3

Benchmarking Integrated Care for better Management of Chronic and Age-related Conditions in Europe: findings from Project INTEGRATE Led by Magdalena Rosenmöller, IESE Business School, Spain This project has already examined four case studies of best practices of integrated care in Europe, in the areas of COPD, Mental Health, Geriatric Conditions and Diabetes, which have had a […]

WCIC3 20-21 November, Mexico City

WCIC3 20-21 November, Mexico City

The 3nd World Congress on Integrated Care “21st Century Integrated Care: serving citizens, patients and communities” took place at the SMC Conference Centre in Sydney from 20 -21 November. Project INTEGRATE was represented by Dr Magda Rosenmöller, Senior lecturer in the Department of Production, IESE Business School. Magda presented the rationale for Project INTEGRATE and […]