hcq volume 21, issue SP, P31-37 2018 DOI: 10.12927/hcq.2018.25636 View full text
Julia Abelson, Anya Humphrey, Ania Syrowatka, Julia Bidonde, Maria Judd

Abstract: As efforts to actively involve patients, family members and the broader public in health service improvement and system redesign have grown, increasing attention has also been paid to evaluation of their engagement in the health system. We discuss key concepts and approaches related to evaluation, drawing particular attention to different and potentially competing goals, stakeholders and epistemological entry points. Evaluation itself can be supported by an increasing number of frameworks and tools, matched to…

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