There is a need for research into effective approaches to promote health and wellbeing for older people in primary care, particularly using technologies these interventions may, however, generate inequalities in access. Plain english summary background and study aims meeting the needs of the growing number of older people with complex health and social problems remains a challenge to the nhs and social care as people continue to live longer, it is important to find better ways to support their health and well-being so that they can stay active and independent for as long as possible. Tunities for promoting self-care and wellbeing, and has the capacity to integrate social and health care information for older people aggregated data have the potential to con-tribute to the development of profiles of local populations and their needs, and so refine and inform commissioning of services [10.
Laughter yoga activities for older people living in residential aged care homes: a feasibility study article (pdf available) in australasian journal on ageing 36(3) july 2017 with 151 reads. Feasibility of health promoting senior meetings thematic panel 8 promotion as a means to support older people to maintain their health and highest possible level of independence (15) by building on existing evidence, research is needed to address issues of feasibility and implementation of health promotion for older people in a.
To illustrate the necessary components of such research, we will describe a feasibility study we conducted in preparation for an anticipated future study exploring the relationship between rns and family caregivers of hospitalized older adults. All feasibility studies, including pilot studies, start with a problem or a question (see a step-by-step guide to feasibility research) think about the challenges you've faced while providing nursing care-for example, trying to protect healthy skin from wound drainage or enhancing sleep on a unit with a high noise level. Health promotion is a way of helping people to have more control over their health so that they can improve it health promotion programmes aimed at older people have been introduced in the nhs in recent years, as they have the potential to make a real difference. The objectives were to (1) assess feasibility and costs of embedding the mrao system (2) identify sociodemographic characteristics of older people who choose to take part in a health promotion intervention (3) identify factors helping or hindering older people and professionals from using recommendations to promote health and wellbeing and (4) assess the utility of the mrao to promote working across health, local government, and voluntary sectors. It can create opportunities for promoting self-care and wellbeing, and has the capacity to integrate social and health care information for older people aggregated data have the potential to contribute to the development of profiles of local populations and their needs, and so refine and inform commissioning of services [ 10 .
Our objective was to investigate the feasibility of a person-centred observational practice development method known as dementia care mapping (dcm) in hospital wards for physically ill older people, including those who do not have dementia.
The feasibility of care-mapping physically unwell people in elderly care wards, including those who do not have dementia, was investigated the results are promising and provide initial argument for testing the efficacy of the care-mapping approach in improving patient person-centred care and dignity in general hospital wards. This study, will assess how community day care services can support older people living with more than one illness and how attending day care can affect how often other healthcare services e g gp, district nurse, hospitals etc are used.
Social determinants of health are the conditions in which people are born, grow, live, work and age 1 they include factors like socioeconomic status, education, neighborhood and physical environment, employment, and social support networks, as well as access to health care (figure 1. Request pdf on researchgate | promoting health and wellbeing for older people in primary care: a feasibility study | there is a need for research into effective approaches to promote health and wellbeing for older people in primary care, particularly using technologies. The studies described represent part of a research programme aimed at understanding activity-limitation among people with dementia, how to intervene to promote activity and reduce falls, and how to get such a therapy programme to work in practice.