Neighbourhood District Nursing Interim Report

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A Neighbourhood District Nursing model has been tested in Northern Ireland and the Neighbourhood District Nursing Interim Report December 2020 details the findings which demonstrate;

  • the benefit of using a structured, proactive population health and public health based approach
  • effective education and supportive interventions enabling patient self-management and promoting independence
  • a highly rated service by patients, families and carers
  • coproduction and collaborative team approach that empowers staff
  • coaching model that supported collaborative working and critical thinking
  • efficient use of the district nursing resource