This report establishes the origins of co-production in health, economic and social arenas. How the concept is used in relation to people with long-term health conditions, how it can be defined, and how clinicians can capture the quality of co-production in consultations are also discussed.
This paper sets out a paradigm for supporting people to better manage their health through engaging individuals more effectively, integrating behaviour change into care delivery models, using the power of networks, utilizing remote technologies and engaging wider stakeholders.
Demonstrating quality of life and cost benefits: the impact of self management on five patients living with Chronic Pain
This case study briefly summarises the quality of life improvements, changes in medication and interventions for 5 patients involved in Calderdale and Huddersfield’s Co-creating Health programme, and potential associated savings.
This paper considers the research evidence for a range of interventions to avoid emergency or unplanned hospital admissions. Its findings from the research literature include that patient self-management seems to be beneficial.