Ways to Wellness Link Workers provide support to people with certain long-term health conditions who are referred by their GP in Newcastle West. A Link Worker works with each person referred, on a one-to-one basis, in the areas they most need support


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Ways to Wellness is for people with certain long-term health conditions who attend GP practices within what was Newcastle West Clinical Commissioning Group area. The service provides patients with a Link Worker to meet one-to-one with them to identify and work to overcome their current barriers to managing their long-term conditions.


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Posted July 11th 2018

The National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) Public Health Research Programme has committed approximately £500,000 in funding for Newcastle University and Durham University to conduct a 28-month study on the costs and effectiveness of Ways to Wellness.

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