Making prudent healthcare happen

Articles tagged: Behavioural Change

Meeting the challenge of increased demand on healthcare services

Summary The principles and practices of demand management are closely aligned with current thinking about prudent healthcare in Wales and will help to contribute to its successful adoption. This chapter provides an introduction to some of the approaches taken by demand management and examines their relevance and value to prudent healthcare. The future of public services If public services are […]

Applying behaviour change science to improve the health of everyone in Wales

Summary The prudent healthcare approach is built on an assumption of cultural change in Wales – a change in our attitudes and in beliefs about healthcare. And, above all a change in our behaviour. What we do or don’t do will determine the success of the prudent healthcare approach. This article emphasises the importance of taking a behavioural approach to […]

An interesting take on the ethics of overdiagnosis. Relevant in the current climate of 'prudent' healthcare. #BMJ bmj.com/content/358/bm…

@PA_Consulting will be holding Microlab workshop at our annual conference on Sept 14. Register for free: eventbrite.com/e/bevan-commis… #Bevan2017

Empowering patients influences lots of medical behaviour, improves safety and value #coproductiontwitter.com/i/web/status/8…