The focus of World Health Day 2018 was on Universal Health Care to ensure that all people and communities receive the health services they need without suffering financial hardship. It can be tempting to dismiss the initiative as irrelevant in a country like the UK, but increasing numbers of people in richer countries in Europe are spending at least 10 percent of their household budget on out-of-pocket health expenses.
eHealth can become the best method for the delivery of education, pre-treatment, treatment, post-treatment and rehabilitation to people who are at risk of needing or who are in actual need of healthcare.
The use of blended mental health therapy in which online components and face to face treatment are combined is very versatile. This blog post explores the use of blended care in two very different patient scenarios.