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‘Health Needs Assessment for people living with neurological conditions in Lincolnshire – PARTICIPANTS NEEDED’

The Health Ageing Research Group (HARG) from the School of Health and Social Care and have been asked by the Public Health Division, Lincolnshire County Council to undertake a health needs assessment for people with neurological conditions (including migraine, epilepsy etc). The purpose of a health needs assessment is to understand the current health needs…
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NVivo Workshops

On Wednesday the 8th and Thursday 9th November  HARG member Dr Claire Markham along with Dr Llinos Mary-Jehu, a colleague from the University of Birmingham, ran a 2 day workshop on NVivo for the School of Health and Social Care at the University of Lincoln. These workshops were well attended and the feedback received was very positive.

Ethical issues in self-funded social care – Lights Expo

On Friday the 29th September Professor Mo Ray and Lissie Wilkins, a co researcher on the project, gave 2 presentations at the Lights Expo at the University of Lincoln. These presentations  illuminated the ethical dimensions of self-funded care by bringing older people’s experiences to the fore, and examining the views of care services’ commissioners and family/friends who…
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The Ageing of British Gerontology

  The Ageing of British Gerontology is a two-year (2015-17) Leverhulme-funded project with the aim of critically examining the ways in which gerontological knowledge has developed and changed over the past 40 years. The research team comprises Prof. Miriam Bernard and Dr Jackie Reynolds from Keele, and Prof. Mo Ray from University of Lincoln. It…
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Developing a programme theory of integrated care: the effectiveness of Lincolnshire’s multidisciplinary Neighbourhood Teams in supporting older people with multi-morbidity (ProTICare)

HARG conducted a 12 month real time service evaluation of NHS Lincolnshire’s four Clinical Commissioning Group (CCGs), Phase Two Integrated Neighbourhood Team (NT) sites. The research was carried out between August 2016 and June 2017. It was informed by a realist methodology. Research was undertaken with participants who were involved in NTs in Gainsborough, Sleaford,…
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