Better Health in Residents in Care Homes
This study aims to develop and test a complex intervention to reduce rates of avoidable hospital admissions from nursing homes.
It is funded by a National Institute for Health Research programme grant. The study started on June 1 2015 and will last 3 years and 3 months. Information will be gathered in London and in West Yorkshire.
A background to the study
A lot of people go to hospital for conditions that could have been treated in the care home. Click here to find out more about this major issue for the NHS
The BHiRCH study team
The BHiRCH team comprises of experts from a range of backgrounds and institutions. Click to find out more
Patient and Public Involvement (PPI)
There are different levels of PPI in the project. Click to find out more