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Community development: Improving patient safety by enhancing the use of health services
(The Royal Australian College of General Practitioners, 2012-06)
Background Community development plays an important role in increasing the access of disadvantaged groups to resources and services. We examined how community development in primary healthcare services may improve patient ...
Family medicine should emphasize population health care: affirmative position
(Nova Science Publishers Inc, 2007)
New norms new policies: Did the Adelaide Thinkers in Residence scheme encourage new thinking about promoting well-being and Health in All Policies?
Health systems have long been criticised for focussing on curing rather than preventing disease. This paper examines to what extent the Adelaide Thinkers in Residence (ATiR) scheme contributed to the change in norms whereby ...
Primary health care reform, dilemmatic space and risk of burnout among health workers
(Sage Journals, 2017-02-17)
Health system changes may increase primary health care workers’ dilemmatic space, created when reforms contravene professional values. Dilemmatic space may be a risk factor for burnout. This study partnered with six ...
Evaluation of Health in All Policies: concept, theory and application
(Oxford University Press, 2014-06-01)
This article describes some of the crucial theoretical, methodological and practical issues that need to be considered when evaluating Health in All Policies (HiAP) initiatives. The approaches that have been applied to ...
Health in All Policies in South Australia: what has supported early implementation?
(Oxford University Press, 2015-04-13)
Health in All Policies (HiAP) is a policy development approach that facilitates intersectoral responses to addressing the social determinants of health and health equity whilst, at the same time, contributing to policy ...
Understanding Australian policies on public health using social and political science theories: reflections from an Academy of the Social Sciences in Australia Workshop
(Oxford University Press, 2018-04-19)
There is strong, and growing, evidence documenting health inequities across the world. However, most governments do not prioritize policies to encourage action on the social determinants of health and health equity. ...
An International Society and Journal for Equity in Health: 10 years on
(BioMed Central, 2011-02)
Commentary June 2010 marked the 10th Anniversary of the foundation meeting of the International Society for Equity in Health (ISEqH). The formation of the Society was a bold statement, with ambitions to be a global body ...
Health Impact Assessment in New South Wales & Health in All Policies in South Australia: differences, similarities and connections
(BioMed Central, 2014-07)
Background: Policy decisions made within all sectors have the potential to influence population health and equity. Recognition of this provides impetus for the health sector to engage with other sectors to facilitate ...