Foundations of General Practice : A workbook for nurses
Integrating Health Self-Management Support and Peer Support in CDM
The growing burden of chronic disease is impacting severely on Australian medical practices. Self-management models which strengthen the partnership between medical practices and patients and support improved patient self care are now well recognised as key to improving chronic disease management.
This presentation will outline principles and models for integrating health self-management and peer support into general practice along with practical strategies practice nurses can use to implement in their clinical settings.
Presented by John Lawrence, Program Manager, Chronic Illness Alliance