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    Early evaluation: hurdles in the road for Pioneer health and social care integration programme

Early evaluation: hurdles in the road for Pioneer health and social care integration programme

by Bob Erens and Gerald Wistow

The final report from the ‘early evaluation of the Integrated Care and Support Pioneer programme’s first 18 months suggests the 14 English areas comprising its original cohort have been making some headway (11 others joined them last year). But many are finding the going tough in terms of progress towards the initiative’s goal of […]

June 8th, 2016|Integration|1 Comment|
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    Learning from an intrepid pioneer: integrated care in North West London

Learning from an intrepid pioneer: integrated care in North West London

by Judith Smith and Gerald Wistow

There is broad agreement in policy circles that integration of health services and social care is something that really should be sorted out, and soon. Evidence from the Nuffield Trust and LSE evaluation of the largest of the original 14 National Integrated Care Pioneer sites announced by the then Health Minister Norman Lamb in […]

October 2nd, 2015|Integration|1 Comment|