Theme

Ageing and Multi-morbidity

The priority areas for this theme include medicines optimisation for people living with multiple health problems; community engagement and support for people affected by dementia; and research in and with care homes.

The focus of this theme is on improving how people living with complex needs are supported by health and social care services to live well. It builds on prior work to support people who have long term needs and who are users of multiple services.

The following are current priority areas for research and implementation work:

  • Cross sector working to improve the health outcomes of people with complex health and social care needs.
  • Optimisation of medicines for people living with multiple health problems.
  • Community engagement and support for people affected by dementia.
  • Research with care homes.