The Art of Stuck Cases: A Framework for Managing Complexity in Primary Care

Primary Care Knowledge Boost

30-08-2023 • 1 hora 7 minutos

Doctors Lisa and Sara talk with Consultant Psychiatrist Dr Mark Spurrell about a framework that can be applied to the care of complex patients with multiple problems or difficulties. It is particularly useful at times where we feel stuck, we are struggling to help or move forward and care may be fragmented with lots of care professionals feeling similarly. The idea is to use a value based approach using the whole team to breathe new life into the scenario, create positivity and momentum and build on this to help generate better outcomes for patients that are tailored to their values.

The idea is originally for the MDT approach of Mental Health work but it has been interesting to discuss the approach for General Practice Patients.

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