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New Zealand Evidence for Reablement

Physical function
Parsons, J. G. M., Sheridan, N., Rouse, P., Robinson, E., & Connolly, M. (2013). A Randomized Controlled Trial to Determine the Effect of a Model of Restorative Home Care on Physical Function and Social Support Among Older People. Archives of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, 94(6), 1015-1022. 10.1016/j.apmr.2013.02.003

Quality of Life
King, A., II, M. Parsons, E. Robinson, and D. Jörgensen, Assessing the impact of a restorative home care service in New Zealand: a cluster randomised controlled trial. Health & social care in the community, 2012. 20(4): p. 365-374.
Parsons, J., Rouse, P., Robinson, E. M., Sheridan, N., & Connolly, M. J. (2012). Goal setting as a feature of homecare services for older people: does it make a difference? Age and Ageing, 41(1), 24-29.
Peri, K., Kerse, N., Robinson, E., Parsons, M., Parsons, J., & Latham, N. (2008). Does functionally based activity make a difference to health status and mobility? A randomised controlled trial in residential care facilities (The Promoting Independent Living Study: PILS). Age & Ageing, 37(1), 57-63.

Goal setting
Parsons, J. G. M., & Parsons, M. J. G. (2012). The effect of a designated tool on person-centred goal identification and service planning among older people receiving homecare in New Zealand. Health & Social Care in the Community, 20(6), 653-662. 10.1111/j.1365-2524.2012.01081.x
Parsons, J., Jacobs, S., & Parsons, M. (2014). The use of goals as a focus for services for community dwelling older people. In R. J. Siegert, and Levack, W, (Ed.), Handbook of Rehabilitation Goal Setting. San Francisco: CRC Press/Taylor & Francis.

Assessment
Parsons, M., Senior, H., Mei-Hu Chen, X., Jacobs, S., Parsons, J., Sheridan, N., & Kenealy, T. (2013). Assessment without action; a randomised evaluation of the interRAI home care compared to a national assessment tool on identification of needs and service provision for older people in New Zealand. Health & Social Care in the Community, 21(5), 536-544. 10.1111/hsc.12045

Case management
Senior, H. E., Parsons, M., Kerse, N., Chen, M.-H., Jacobs, S., Hoorn, S. V., & Anderson, C. S. (2014). Promoting independence in frail older people: a randomised controlled trial of a restorative care service in New Zealand. Age and Ageing, 43(3), 418-424.
Parsons, M., Senior, H. E. J., Kerse, N., Chen, M.-h., Jacobs, S., Vanderhoorn, S., . . . Anderson, C. (2012). The Assessment of Services Promoting Independence and Recovery in Elders Trial (ASPIRE): a pre-planned meta-analysis of three independent randomised controlled trial evaluations of ageing in place initiatives in New Zealand. Age and Ageing, 41(6), 722-728. 10.1093/ageing/afs113
Parsons, M., Senior, H., Kerse, N., Chen, M. h., Jacobs, S., Vanderhoorn, S., & Anderson, C. (2012). Should care managers for older adults be located in primary care? A randomized controlled trial. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society, 60(1), 86-92.

Interdisciplinary care
Parsons, J., Mathieson, S., & Parsons, M. (2015). Home Care: An opportunity for physiotherapy. New Zealand Journal of Physiotherapy, 43(1), 24-31.
Matthews, D. (2012). In-home care and ‘supported independence’ for the frail elderly: A social work perspective. Aotearoa New Zealand Social Work, 24(1), 1-13.

Funding
Sajtos, L., Rouse, P., Harrison, J., & Parsons, M. (2014). Case-mix system as a boundary object: the case of home care services. Australasian Marketing Journal (AMJ)(0). doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ausmj.2014.08.003
Parsons, M., Rouse, P., Sajtos, L., Harrison, J., Parsons, J., & Gestro, L. (2018). Developing and utilising a new funding model for home‐care services in New Zealand. Health & Social Care in the Community, 26(3), 345-355.
Sajtos, L., Rouse, P., Harrison, J., & Parsons, M. (2014). Case-mix system as a boundary object: the case of home care services. Australasian Marketing Journal (AMJ)(0). doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ausmj.2014.08.003

Quality assurance
Jacobs, S. P., Parsons, M., Rouse, P., Parsons, J., & Gunderson-Reid, M. (2018). Using benchmarking to assist the improvement of service quality in home support services for older people—IN TOUCH (Integrated Networks Towards Optimising Understanding of Community Health). Evaluation and Program Planning, 67, 113-121. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.evalprogplan.2017.12.008

Cost utility
Brown, P. M., et al. (2009). “Cost of prescribed and delivered health services resulting from a comprehensive geriatric assessment tool in New Zealand.” Health Soc Care Community 17(5): 514-521.
UniServices (2006). An economic evaluation of the assessment of service promoting independence and recovery in elders (ASPIRE). Auckland, Auckland UniServices Ltd.

Reduction in hospitalisation and institutionalisation
Parsons, M., Parsons, J., Rouse, P., Pillai, A., Mathieson, S., Parsons, R., . . . Kenealy, T. (2017). Supported Discharge Teams for older people in hospital acute care hospital: a randomised controlled trial. Age & Ageing, 0, 1-6. 10.1093/ageing/afx169

Parsons, M., Parsons, J., Pillai, A., Rouse, P., Mathieson, S., Bregmen, R., . . . Kenealy, T. (2019). Post-acute care for older people following injury: a randomized controlled trial. Journal of the American Medical Directors Association https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jamda.2019.08.015

Delayed entry to Residential care
Parsons, M., et al. (2017). “Randomised trial of restorative home care for frail older people in New Zealand.” Nursing Older People 29(7): 27-33.

Workforce
King, A., II, M. Parsons, and E. Robinson, A restorative home care intervention in New Zealand: perceptions of paid caregivers. Health & social care in the community, 2012. 20(1): p. 70-79.
King, A., M. Parsons, and E. Robinson, Creating sustainable home care. Health & Social Care in the Community, 2010. 20: p. 365-374.
Jorgensen, D., M. Parsons, M.G. Reid, K. Weidenbohm, J. Parsons, and S. Jacobs, The providers’ profile of the disability support workforce in New Zealand. Health & Social Care in the Community, 2009. 17(4): p. 396-405.

Education
Smith, B., Kerse, N, & Parsons, M. (2005). Quality of residential care for older people: does education for healthcare assistants make a difference? The New Zealand Medical Journal, 118(1214), 1-11.

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