This publication describesthe work being undertaken by partners of the Action Group "Prevention and early diagnosis of frailty and functional decline, both physical and cognitive, in older people" of the European Partnership an Active and Healthy Ageing (EIP AHA). It explained what the Action Group is about, its main areas of work and focuses on the results of the collection of Good Practices.
The document provides conclusions for advancing in the reconfiguration of health and care provision and analysespotential policy implications at EU level.
The report was prepared under the supervision of Maria Iglesia Gomez (Head of Unit DG SANCO). The main contributors were: Inés García-Sánchez,Anna Carta, and Jorge Pinto Antunes based on the materials sentby the members of the Action Groupon prevention of frailty during July-August 2013.