Project
afgesloten

Monitor: Care burden in general practice. Impact of changes in policies on frail elderly patients

Health policies for frail elderly patients have changed considerably in the Netherlands since January 1st 2015. It is unknown what the effect of these changes are on the care burden of general pracitioners.

1. How to define care burden in general practice?
2. What is the effect of the policy changes in general practice for frail elderly patients

Several aspects of care burden will be determined: complexity and intensity of the demand for care, time to arrange good care and the mental strain of the general practitioner. With the results of these aspects a monitor of care burden of frail elderly people in general practice will be made.

A monitor of care burden of frail elderly people in general practice. Results of the monitor will be reported in a factsheet every 3 months.
Funding
VWS
In this project we work together with
LHV (Nico Eyck)
NHV (Margriet Bouma)