Sinead Palmer

Research Officer

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Research Interests

Sinead is currently working on two NIHR School for Social Care Research-funded projects: Measuring outcomes of care homes (MOOCH); and Shared lives costs and effectiveness (SLEE).

Sinead Palmer's Publications

Journal Articles

Journal Article

Being Occupied: Supporting ‘meaningful activity’ in care homes for older people in England (2017)

Smith N, Towers A, Palmer S, Beecham J, Welch E

Ageing and Society

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Journal Article

Why are relatives of care home residents reluctant to ‘rock the boat’? Is there a culture of acceptance? (2017)

Welch E, Palmer S, Towers A, Smith N

Working with Older People 21, 2, 124-132

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Journal Article

Older people receiving family-based support in the community: A survey of quality of life amongst users of ‘Shared Lives’ in England (2017)

Callaghan L, Brookes N, Palmer S

Health and Social Care in the Community

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Journal Article

The acceptability and feasibility of using the Adult Social Care Outcomes Toolkit (ASCOT) to inform practice in care homes (2016)

Towers A, Smith N, Palmer S, Welch E, Netten A

BMC Health Services Research 16, 16:523

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Journal Article

‘I live with other people and not alone’: a survey of the views and experiences of older people using Shared Lives (adult placement) (2016)

Brookes N, Palmer S, Callaghan L

Working with Older People 20, 3, 179-186

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Project Outlines

Project Outline

Measuring Outcomes of Care Homes (MOOCH) (2016)

Towers A, Smith N, Palmer S, Collins G, Forder J

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DP or working papers

DP or working paper

Developing an outcome measurement tool for Shared Lives (2015)

Callaghan L, Brookes N, Palmer S

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Conference presentation outputs

Conference presentation output

Developing and testing a Talking Mats symbol set to support conversations about social care-related quality of life with care home residents (2018)

Naick M, Towers A, Smith N, Palmer S, Collins G

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Conference presentation output

Living in a care home for older adults: The family members’ experience (2014)

Welch E, Palmer S, Towers A, Smith N

British Society of Gerentology

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Conference presentation output

Can feedback to care home staff help improve residents’ quality of life? (2014)

Towers A, Rider S, Smith N, Welch E

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Manuscripts

Manuscript

Giving care home staff feedback on residents’ outcomes: can it be used to inform practice and improve residents’ quality of life? (2016)

Towers A, Smith N, Palmer S, Welch E

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