From vision to reality: how to actualize the vision of discharging patients from a hospital, with an increased focus on prevention.

  title={From vision to reality: how to actualize the vision of discharging patients from a hospital, with an increased focus on prevention.},
  author={Loren Olsen and Lis Wagner},
  journal={International nursing review},
  volume={47 3},
Experiences in creating dialogue possibilities to stimulate interdisciplinary and intersectoral collaboration in hospital discharge and prevention are presented. Time is often a major constraint that persuades decision-makers to avoid using qualitative methodologies in research and development. Quick results are demanded of today's health-care system, not allowing ideas to be implemented or visions owned by professionals. Action-orientated research is used and recommended, despite its time… CONTINUE READING

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