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    • Baking an integration cake: Ingredients for fostering PHCOs' capacity for integration 

      Brown, Lynsey; Oliver-Baxter, Jodie; Bywood, Petra Teresia (Primary Health Care Research and Information Service, 2013)
      National health reform has identified integrated care as a priority for the Australian health system. Enabling integration involves efforts at the macro (policy), meso (organisation) and micro (practitioner/patient) levels. ...
    • The contribution of Primary Health Care Research, Evaluation and Development-supported research to primary health care policy and practice 

      Brown, Lynsey; McIntyre, Ellen (2012)
      The importance of primary health care (PHC) research is well understood yet conducting this research can be challenging. Barriers include a lack of funding, support and opportunity. In 2000 the Australian government ...
    • Facilitating access to evidence: Primary Health Care Search Filter 

      Brown, Lynsey; Carne, Amanda; Bywood, Petra Teresia; McIntyre, Ellen; Damarell, Raechel; Tieman, Jennifer; Lawrence, Mikaela (2014)
      Background: The evidence base developed by, and relevant to, primary health care (PHC) is rapidly increasing. With the wealth of literature available, searchers trying to find PHC-specific citations can feel overwhelmed. Objectives: ...
    • Facilitating Organisational Integration: Models, Mechanisms and Challenges 

      Bywood, Petra Teresia; Brown, Lynsey; Oliver-Baxter, Jodie (Primary Health Care Research and Information Service, 2013)
      This review aimed to identify successful models and mechanisms which enable high quality, integrated care; and to identify some of the persistent challenges to integration.
    • Fact Sheet: Mentoring matters 

      McIntyre, Ellen; Mills, Jennifer S; Brown, Lynsey (Primary Health Care Research and Information Service (PHCRIS), 2014)
      Mentoring is a process involving communication and relationships. It is the basis for the informal exchange of knowledge, information and support between a person who has these attributes and a person who needs them. This ...
    • Fact Sheet: Multimedia conference presentations 

      Nisbet, Sarah; Hordacre, Ann-Louise; Keane, Miriam; Lowcay, Belinda Leigh; Magarey, Anne; McIntyre, Ellen; Osman, Elizabeth; Ried, Karin; Drake, Peter; Jackson-Bowers, Eleanor; Brown, Lynsey; Baird, Olivia (Primary Health Care Research and Information Service (PHCRIS), 2014)
      Designing a great multimedia presentation is an art in itself. We have put together a few guidelines you might like to keep in mind when you are creating your next presentation. You will find the following tips most relevant ...
    • Fact Sheet: Writing great abstracts 

      McIntyre, Ellen; Katterl, Rachel; Anikeeva, Olga; Brown, Lynsey; Raven, Melissa (Primary Health Care Research and Information Service (PHCRIS), 2014)
      An abstract is a short piece of writing that presents the essential elements of a larger work in a powerful manner. If you are having trouble writing them and need guidance, or want to improve your abstracts writing skills ...
    • Fluctuations in non-resident populations (FIFO/DIDO) and use of rural and remote health services in Australia 

      Bywood, Petra Teresia; Erny-Albrecht, Katrina; Raven, Melissa; Brown, Lynsey (Primary Health Care Research and Information Service, 2014)
      Purpose: Some rural/remote areas in Australia face combined challenges of limited resources and insufficient health care workers to cope with existing demands. In some regions, the local non-resident population increases ...
    • The health of 'grey nomads': On the move and under the radar? 

      Raven, Melissa; Brown, Lynsey; Erny-Albrecht, Katrina; Bywood, Petra Teresia (Primary Health Care Research and Information Service, 2014)
      'Grey nomads' are common on Australian highways. Anecdotal evidence suggests they impose a significant burden on rural/remote health services, including GPs, pharmacists, and hospitals. There have been calls for better ...
    • The health of 'grey nomads': On the move and under the radar? 

      Brown, Lynsey; Raven, Melissa; Bywood, Petra Teresia (Primary Health Care Research and Information Service, 2014)
      'Grey nomads' are common on Australian highways. Anecdotal evidence suggests they impose a significant burden on rural/remote health services, including GPs, pharmacists, and hospitals. There have been calls for better ...
    • How do integrated care initiatives impact on consumer experience? 

      Bywood, Petra Teresia; Brown, Lynsey; Oliver-Baxter, Jodie (Primary Health Care Research and Information Service, 2013)
      Purpose: This study explores how a knowledge exchange organisation has assisted its policy, practice, research and consumer stakeholders to cross borders in PHC. Theory: Knowledge exchange includes information management, ...
    • Information sharing & exchange 

      Brown, Lynsey (Primary Health Care Research and Information Service, 2014)
      A presentation given as part of the inaugral Knowledge Exchange Capacity Building Workshop for Higher Degree Students. This workshop took place as a satellite event to the 2014 Primary Health Care Research Conference in ...
    • Knowledge Exchange (KE) to Underpin Implementation 

      Hagger, Christina; Brown, Lynsey; Oliver-Baxter, Jodie; Carne, Amanda; McIntyre, Ellen; Powell-Davies, Gawaine (Primary Health Care Research and Information Service, 2014)
      An implementation agenda is best supported by a widespread culture of knowledge exchange (KE). A KE culture: - Views research as a resource rather than a product - Values real world knowledge as well as research knowledge - ...
    • Knowledge exchange strategies in primary health care 

      Hagger, Christina; Powell-Davies, Gawaine; Brown, Lynsey; Carne, Amanda; McIntyre, Ellen (Primary Health Care Research and Information Service, 2014)
      Dr Christina Hagger, PHCRIS Senior Research Fellow and Knowledge Exchange Manager, presented this poster at the North American Primary Care Research Group (NAPCRG) Annual Meeting, 21-25 November 2014. The poster was designed ...
    • Knowledge Exchange, Primary Health Care and Allied Health: The role of the Primary Health Care and Research and Information Service 

      McIntyre, Ellen; Oliver-Baxter, Jodie; Brown, Lynsey (Primary Health Care Research and Information Service, 2013)
      Knowledge exchange is a process that aims to get research knowledge into action; knowledge is translated into either decision-making or practice settings.
    • Knowledge exchange, primary health care and health services: The role of the Primary Health Care Research and Information Service 

      McIntyre, Ellen; Oliver-Baxter, Jodie; Brown, Lynsey (Primary Health Care Research and Information Service, 2013)
      This poster explores PHCRIS resources for information linked to health services based on the sub-themes for this conference.
    • Knowledge Exchange, Primary Health Care and Nursing: The role of the Primary Health Care Research & Information Service 

      Carne, Amanda; Oliver-Baxter, Jodie; Brown, Lynsey (Primary Health Care Research and Information Service, 2014)
      This poster explores how PHCRIS can support nurses in primary health care (PHC) through knowledge exchange with policy, practice, research and consumer stakeholders.
    • Medicare Locals: A model for integration in primary health care 

      Bywood, Petra Teresia; Brown, Lynsey; Katterl, Rachel (Primary Health Care Research and Information Service, 2013)
      Objective: Australian Medicare Locals (MLs) have been established to improve the patient’s journey through the health care system by facilitating integrated services that meet the local community’s needs. How MLs are ...
    • Potentially Avoidable Hospitalisations: Causes, Initiatives and Challenges from a Primary Health Care Perspective 

      Brown, Lynsey; Bywood, Petra Teresia; Katterl, Rachel; Anikeeva, Olga; Butler, Caryn; Smith, Bradley (Primary Health Care Research and Information Service, 2013)
      The presentation will- • highlight some of the risk factors for potentially avoidable hospitalisations in Australia (e.g., sociodemographic characteristics, chronic conditions) based on a literature review • explore common ...
    • Primary Health Care (PHC) Search Filter: Bringing the evidence to shore 

      Brown, Lynsey; Carne, Amanda; McIntyre, Ellen; Tieman, Jennifer; Damarell, Raechel; Sladek, Ruth; Hagger, Christina; Katterl, Rachel (Primary Health Care Research and Information Service, 2013)
      Surfing the internet for primary health care (PHC) literature produces waves of information that can lead a researcher to feel as though they are drowning in papers. Sifting through material to find the oysters containing ...