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- Prevention is relevant to patients across all life stages and applies to the whole natural history of disease.
- Implementing preventive activities involves recognising the challenges of implementation and using evidence-based strategies to overcome them.
- Successful implementation of preventive care requires coordination and collaboration within the practice team and with external organisations (eg PHNs).
- Focusing on prevention is part of a QI approach
The Green Book brings together two main themes: prevention and implementation.
Both of these sit within QI and are inherently associated with behaviour change.