Patient-Centred Innovations for Persons With Multimorbidity - Ontario "PACEinMM-ON"

Recruiting

Phase N/A Results N/A

Eligibility Criteria

For Quantitative (Study 2.2):
Inclusion Criteria for Patients:
- 3+ Chronic Conditions
- 18 to 80 years of age
- Eligible for TIP/IMPACT Plus program
- Must live in catchment area for TIP/IMPACT Plus program (Toronto, Ontario, Canada)
Exclusion Criteria for Patients:
- Unable to reasonably respond to questionnaires or provide informed consent (ie. cognitive impairment or language barrier)
- Deemed by provider to be too fragile
For Qualitative (Study 2.1):

Inclusion Criteria

- Decision Makers: Responsible for policy and financial decisions related to the TIP / IMPACT Plus program
- TIP / IMPACT Providers: Providers that have delivered the TIP / IMPACT Plus intervention to at least one patient, including pharmacist, nurse, nurse practitioner, physiotherapist, social worker, dietitian, occupational therapist, personal care worker / home care coordinator
- Family Physicians / Specialists: Those that take part in the TIP / IMPACT Plus intervention, including internist, psychiatrist, and family physician
- Patients: Need to meet the inclusion criteria of the TIP / IMPACT Plus program, 18 to 80 years of age, 3+ chronic conditions, and have received the intervention a minimum of 4 months prior to the qualitative interview
- Family and Caregivers: Need to be a family member or caregiver of a TIP / IMPACT Plus patient that has received the intervention a minimum of 4 months prior to the qualitative interview.
- Referral Provider: Emergency Department doctor, nurse practitioner, CCAC coordinator or representative community family doctor that has referred patients to the TIP / IMPACT Plus program.
Exclusion criteria:
- Decision Makers that are not knowledgeable about or involved with the TIP / IMPACT Plus program
- Providers/Family Physicians/Specialists that have not ever referred to or taken part in a TIP / IMPACT Plus intervention or have not been active with the program in the last year
- Family and Caregivers of Patients or Patients themselves that haven't yet received the TIP / IMPACT Plus intervention or those that received the intervention within the last 4 months