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Table 1 Fulop et al.’s six necessary dimensions for effective integration

From: Experiencing integration: a qualitative pilot study of consumer and provider experiences of integrated primary health care in Australia

Necessary dimensions for effective integrationa Details
Organisational integration How the organisation is formally structured
Functional integration How the non-clinical support and back-office processes are integrated
Service integration How the clinical services are integrated
Clinical integration How clinical team level care pathways are organised
Normative integration The role of shared values
Systemic integration The coherence of policies across organisational levels.
  1. aAdapted from Fulop et al. [12]