Diana Beere
Centre for Mental Health
PsychiatryMental healthHealth administrationPublic healthHealth informaticsSummative assessmentPsychologyNursingQualitative researchProcess managementAnecdotal evidenceCommissionMental illnessSmoking cessationHealth communicationQuitlineService (business)Nicotine replacement therapyEmergency departmentService modelDesign evaluationProcess evaluationMental health serviceComputer scienceOperations researchFormative assessmentProcess (engineering)Family medicineNursing researchHarm reductionMedicine
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#1Diana Beere (Centre for Mental Health)H-Index: 1
#2Imogen Page (Centre for Mental Health)H-Index: 2
Last. Meredith Harris (Centre for Mental Health)H-Index: 35
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The Floresco integrated service model was designed to address the fragmentation of community mental health treatment and support services. Floresco was established in Queensland, Australia, by a consortium of non-government organisations that sought to partner with general practitioners (GPs), private mental health providers and public mental health services to operate a ‘one-stop’ mental health service hub. We conducted an independent mixed-methods evaluation of client outcomes following engage...
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#1Diana BeereH-Index: 1
#2Imogen PageH-Index: 2
Last. Meredith HarrisH-Index: 35
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The Floresco service evaluation was funded by the Queensland Mental Health Commission. A three-year mixed-methods evaluation was completed, with the aim of assessing the effectiveness of the service model while also investigating its implementation, including the barriers to, and enablers of, service integration at the Floresco Centre, and opportunities for improvement. Both process (formative) and outcomes (summative) components were included in the evaluation design. This is the final report f...
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#2Carla Meurk (Centre for Mental Health)H-Index: 15
Last. Coral GartnerH-Index: 29
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Provision of smoking cessation support in the form of advice and information is central to increasing quit rates, including among people with mental illness (MI), who have 3-5 times higher odds of smoking than those without MI. This study investigated the extent and perceived utility of quit smoking advice and information available to Australian smokers with MI through face-to-face, semi-structured, in-depth interviews with 29 current smokers with MI. Qualitative analysis identified four major s...
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#1Imogen PageH-Index: 2
#2Diana BeereH-Index: 1
Last. Meredith HarrisH-Index: 35
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#1Imogen PageH-Index: 2
#2Diana BeereH-Index: 1
Last. Meredith HarrisH-Index: 35
view all 4 authors...