Person-centredness - The ‘state’ of the art

MCCORMACK, Brendan, BORG, Marit, CARDIFF, Shaun, DEWING, Jan, JACOBS, Gaby, JANES, Nadine, KARLSSON, Bengt, MCCANCE, Tanya, MEKKI, Tone Elin, POROCK, Davina, LIESHOUT, Famke van and WILSON, Val (2015). Person-centredness - The ‘state’ of the art. International Practice Development Journal, 5.

[img]
Preview
PDF
Porock Person-centredness state of the art.pdf - Published Version
Creative Commons Attribution Non-commercial.

Download (766kB) | Preview
Official URL: http://www.fons.org/library/journal/volume5-person...
Related URLs:

    Abstract

    Background: Person-centred practice is now firmly embedded in the nursing and healthcare discourse. While there is a growing body of development and research activity in the field, there is increased recognition of the need for further advances in the body of existing knowledge. This is reflected in the different approaches to person-centredness being adopted by healthcare systems internationally. Aims: To provide an overview of person-centredness and ways in which person-centred practice has been adopted in healthcare systems internationally. Methods: A summary review of the evidence underpinning the concepts and theory of person-centredness, incorporating an overview of national strategic frameworks that influence the development of person-centred practice in different countries. Findings: While there have been considerable advances in the development of person-centredness, there is a lot of work to be done in the adoption of more consistent approaches to its development and evaluation. In particular, a shared discourse and measurement tools are needed. Internationally, person-centredness is gaining momentum and many countries have strategic frameworks in place to direct its development and implementation.

    Item Type: Article
    Research Institute, Centre or Group - Does NOT include content added after October 2018: Centre for Health and Social Care Research
    Departments - Does NOT include content added after October 2018: Health and Well-being > Department of Nursing and Midwifery
    Depositing User: Davina Porock
    Date Deposited: 14 Feb 2017 11:48
    Last Modified: 18 Mar 2021 04:17
    URI: http://shura.shu.ac.uk/id/eprint/15162

    Actions (login required)

    View Item View Item

    Downloads

    Downloads per month over past year

    View more statistics