(1) To capture researchers’ experience with patient and other stakeholders engagement in research, (2) to describe the role of patients and other health care stakeholders in research projects, and (3) to describe engagement in research from the researcher point of view.
To assess Patient Association participation in health policy decision-making
To assess current strategies, attitudes, facilitators, and barriers toward engaging patients in practice improvement efforts.
Multiple instruments meant at planning evaluation projects and to track progress; develop interviews, focus groups, questionnaires, surveys etc.; promote good practice and assure staff-led Patient Focus and Public Involvement work; ensure that learning points and actions are identified and implemented or take forward appropriately; plan, check and/or audit actions for evaluation findings; and improve practices of involvement.
To review and score project plans to assess planners’ intentions to elicit community participation along five dimensions: WHO is to participate, in WHAT activities, and through which process or HOW, given the PROJECT CHARACTERISTICS, and the conditions in the TASK ENVIRONMENT.
To assist your organisation to improve consumer and community participation policies and practice; to identify a broad range of opportunities for participation; to assess and develop your organisation’s commitment and capacity to involve and support consumers and communities in a range of planning, implementation, and evaluation activities.