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    • Blended funding models in primary health care 

      Oliver-Baxter, Jodie (Primary Health Care Research & Information Service, 2015)
      This RESEARCH ROUNDup explores the application of blended funding models in primary health care. It presents a snapshot of examples and evaluations of effects and consequences of implementing blended funding models in ...
    • Communication between health professionals across sectors 

      Oliver-Baxter, Jodie (Primary Health Care Research & Information Service, 2013-01)
      Bringing disparate activities and services into a coherent system requires well-resourced communication. The World Health Organization defines health services integration as: bringing together common functions within and ...
    • Complementary medicine use in chronic disease: What is the evidence? 

      Oliver-Baxter, Jodie; Brown, Lynsey (Primary Health Care Research & Information Service, 2013)
      The use of complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) is commonplace in people managing chronic disease. This RESEARCH ROUNDup highlights evidence for the medication-based CAM used to address chronic conditions considered ...
    • International trends and initiatives in primary health care 

      Brown, Lynsey; Oliver-Baxter, Jodie; Bywood, Petra Teresia (Primary Health Care Research & Information Service, 2013)
      Recent trends in international health system reform have drawn attention to patient-centred approaches, multimorbidity, integration, workforce models of care and eHealth. A range of primary health care (PHC) initiatives ...
    • Patient enrolment in Australian primary health care 

      Oliver-Baxter, Jodie (Primary Health Care Research & Information Service, 2014)
      Patient enrolment in general practice is an important consideration for health systems, administrators, service providers and consumers across the world. This RESEARCH ROUNDup reviews patient enrolment in the Australian ...
    • Primary health care and preventive care 

      Oliver-Baxter, Jodie; Brown, Lynsey (Primary Health Care Research & Information Service, 2014)
      Preventive care refers to interventions which aim to prevent progression of a condition. They may be applied at individual or population levels and at various stages of disease development. For the primary health care (PHC) ...
    • Primary health care funding models 

      Oliver-Baxter, Jodie; Brown, Lynsey (Primary Health Care Research & Information Service, 2013)
      The way primary health care (PHC) services are funded ultimately impacts on the quality, access and coordination of health service delivery. Financial mechanisms have long been used to influence provider behaviour, for ...