Active support for self management


Out of the UK:  Part of the summary of the ten priorities for commissioners, we look at the role of active support for self management in commissioning care in the NHS.

Self-management support can be viewed in two ways: as a portfolio of techniques and tools to help patients choose healthy behaviours; and as a fundamental transformation of the patient-caregiver relationship into a collaborative partnership (de Silva 2011).

Source: Active support for self management