The aim of this national patient activation survey was to get a better understanding of the level of activation of health care consumers to ascertain how receptive they might be to models of service delivery that require them to be more involved in their own care. Often lack of engagement - or activation -  is cited as a barrier to increasing self-management and  shared decision making and hence better experiences of care and health outcomes.

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Wednesday, October 23, 2019
Consumers Health Forum