NIHR CLAHRC Wessex is a five year research and implementation programme funded by the NIHR and Partner organisations with the aim of improving the health of the people of Wessex and the quality and cost-effectiveness of health care.
The collaboration has the vision is to improve the health of the people of Wessex and quality and cost-effectiveness of health care. They will achieve this through a step change in the integration and pathways of care for people with long-term conditions, and reducing the admissions and re-admissions to hospital by using more efficient and appropriate health care.
NIHR CLAHRC Wessex has six Research & Implementation Themes:
- Integrated respiratory care
- Ageing and dementia
- Fundamental care in hospital
- Public health and primary care
- Engagement with self directed support
- Complexity at end of life