User Involvement: The Involved and Involving Community Health Care Nurse

  1. David Sines Professor Executive Dean1,
  2. Mary Saunders Head1 and
  3. Janice Forbes-Burford Manager2
  1. Professor Bob Sang Professor

Published Online: 27 OCT 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9781444316247.ch22

Community Health Care Nursing, Fourth Edition

Community Health Care Nursing, Fourth Edition

How to Cite

Sang, B. (2009) User Involvement: The Involved and Involving Community Health Care Nurse, in Community Health Care Nursing, Fourth Edition (eds D. Sines, M. Saunders and J. Forbes-Burford), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444316247.ch22

Editor Information

  1. 1

    Faculty of Health & Social Care, London South Bank University, London, UK

  2. 2

    NHS South West, Essex, UK

Author Information

  1. Faculty of Health & Social Care, London South Bank University, London, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 27 OCT 2009
  2. Published Print: 15 MAY 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405183406

Online ISBN: 9781444316247

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Keywords:

  • user involvement - involving community health care nurse;
  • triangulation of roles;
  • modern ‘PPI’ system;
  • community health councils (CHCs);
  • challenging health inequalities;
  • structural challenge of roles, skills and responsibilities;
  • patient's perspective - developing holistic approach;
  • stepping out and up - ‘patients’ no more;
  • three-dimensional health improvement;
  • co-creating health care improvement

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction and overview

  • The modern ‘PPI’ system

  • The new lexicon: the structural challenge of roles, skills and responsibilities

  • A patient's perspective: developing a holistic approach

  • Stepping out and up: ‘patients’ no more

  • Conclusion: co-creating health care improvement

  • References