Recommendation ID

Patient activation:- How effective and cost effective is advice, education or behavioural support offered by community pharmacy teams to improve patient activation and measures of behaviour and health changes, particularly in areas where activation levels are lower? This includes evaluating factors such as frequency, intensity and duration of the intervention.

Any explanatory notes
(if applicable)

To find out why the committee made the research recommendation on patient activation, see rationale and impact. More details about how this research could be conducted can be found in recommendations for research: in detail.

Source guidance details

Comes from guidance
Community pharmacies: promoting health and wellbeing
Date issued
August 2018

Other details

Is this a recommendation for the use of a technology only in the context of research? No  
Is it a recommendation that suggests collection of data or the establishment of a register?   No  
Last Reviewed 31/08/2018