Chapter 1. Origins of the Practice Development Unit: An Approach to Radical Change in a Multidisciplinary Setting

  1. Steve Page RGN, BA (Hons), MSc,
  2. David Allsopp RGN, BSc (Hons), MA and
  3. Sally Casley RGN, RM, DMS, FETC
  1. David Allsopp,
  2. Debbie Lee and
  3. Hugo Mascie-Taylor

Published Online: 16 APR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470699249.ch1

The Practice Development Unit: An Experiment in Multidisciplinary Innovation

The Practice Development Unit: An Experiment in Multidisciplinary Innovation

How to Cite

Allsopp, D., Lee, D. and Mascie-Taylor, H. (1998) Origins of the Practice Development Unit: An Approach to Radical Change in a Multidisciplinary Setting, in The Practice Development Unit: An Experiment in Multidisciplinary Innovation (eds S. Page, D. Allsopp and S. Casley), Whurr Publishers Ltd, London, England. doi: 10.1002/9780470699249.ch1

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 16 APR 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 FEB 1998

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781861560520

Online ISBN: 9780470699249

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Keywords:

  • seacroft practice development unit;
  • sickness;
  • general physicians;
  • private nursing home;
  • occupational therapists

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Historical Roots of the Practice Development Unit

  • What Were the Aims of Setting Up the PDU?

  • How Were the Changes Achieved?

  • King's Fund, NDUs and the PDU