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Interprofessional research and organizational co-creation

Mental Health in PC - PRIMORE PROJECT

Following the webinar InterProfessional Collaboration in Research (you haven't seen the webinar yet? Look at youtube! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mV5lGDrcMiE) the EFPC working group mental health had an inspiring online meeting this morning with Mental Health Europe (MHE). MHE is an European non-governmental network organisation committed to the promotion of positive mental health, the prevention of mental distress, the improvement of care, a...

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EU call for projects: Support for the implementation of best practices in the area of mental health

Mental Health in PC - PRIMORE PROJECT

There is a great opportunity for interested parties to join each other in developing a proposal for this EU call in the framework of the EU Health Programme 2020. Topics are related to: Aims to improve care for patients suffering from depression and preventing suicidal behavior.Several simultaneous intervention activities generating synergistic effectscooperation primary & mental health care, focusing on training general practitioners;publi...

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IOM Manual on Community-Based Mental Health and Psychosocial Support in Emergencies and Displacement

Mental Health in PC - PRIMORE PROJECT

IOM is interested in receiving feedback for the manual, aiming at regular revisions based on inputs received from the field. The Mental Health WG takes the lead in preparing feedback which can be endorsed by the EFPC membership. Please feel free to assist the Mental Health WG. Attached the Word document version of the Manual Feedback Form and use the link to find the manual.

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Draft minutes PRISON Health working group meeting 18 Febr 2020

Prison Health

Present: Prof. Dr. Peter Groenewegen (senior researcher, Utrecht university), Anke van Dam (Executive Director AFEW International), Diederik Aarendonk (Coordinator European Forum for Primary Care (EFPC)), Prof. Dr. Maria van den Muijsenbergh (Professor of Health disparities and person centered integrated Primary Care, Radboud UMC), Elena Voskresenskaya (Director AFEW Ukraine), Irina Orlova (office manager AFEW International, minute-taker).

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Health care in Belgian prisons. Current situation and scenarios for the future

PRIMORE PROJECT - Prison Health

Page 25: Primary care problems  Understaffing of health care staff  Confidentiality (the most common vehicle for prisoners to request a medical consultation is a simple paper request form, often handed over to detention officers, presence of security officers during medical consultations)  Lack of a coherent medical guard (after hours) system  Scattered offer of health prevention/promotion initiatives  Lack of standardized coordin...

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Impact of EFPC - Advocacy

1. How can health systems support older people to have active, social and meaningful lives? At the moment we care for elderly people but we need to provide social engagement programmes, exercise programmes etc. There is a wealth of evidence to show that this improves cognitive function, physical and mental wellbeing, but the programmes need to be developed and delivered by he right people eg physiotherapists can advise about safe exercising with...

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Opinions on effective ways in health address in 2020

Impact of EFPC - Advocacy

1) I agree with the problem of take care for elderly people, because we don't need only prolonge the life , but more improve the quality  of it. For example beginnig with improving the quality and standarditation  of service in nursing home 2) Improve the implementation of artificial intelligence in order to facilitate the therapeutical adherance 3) implement the approach to healthy lifestyles as a prevention tool, both primary...

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