Social prescribing : the whys, wherefores and implications for nurses & prescribers.

Howarth, ML and Donovan, H 2019, 'Social prescribing : the whys, wherefores and implications for nurses & prescribers.' , Journal of Prescribing Practice, 1 (2) , pp. 94-98.

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Abstract

This article discusses ‘social prescribing’ as a non-medical approach for nurse prescribers that can promote health and wellbeing within a personalised care context as part of the NHS Long Term Plan (DHS 2019). The concept of social prescribing and its origins will be described alongside common interventions and services. This article concludes with an exploration of how social prescribing can be used to compliment nurse prescribing to support personalised care.

Item Type: Article
Schools: Schools > School of Health and Society > Centre for Applied Research in Health, Welfare and Policy
Journal or Publication Title: Journal of Prescribing Practice
Publisher: Mark Allen Group
ISSN: 2631-8385
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Depositing User: ML Howarth
Date Deposited: 23 Jan 2019 15:55
Last Modified: 06 Aug 2019 08:00
URI: http://usir.salford.ac.uk/id/eprint/49836

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