How Should Health Policy Respond To The Growing Challenge Of Multimorbidity?: We need patient-centred care, with more emphasis on generalist rather than specialist care and better integration between general practice, hospitals and social care: (Policy Report 39) – University of Bristol, Policy Bristol

The number of people with multiple long-term conditions, known as multimorbidity, is rising internationally, putting increased pressure on health care systems, including the NHS. Researchers from the 3D Study – the largest ever trial of a person-centred approach to caring

Interface between health and adult social care: Sixty-Third Report of Session 2017–19: Report, together with formal minutes relating to the report – House of Commons Committee of Public Accounts

Outlines the widespread consensus that integration and joint working is the right way forward for the health and social care system to deliver the best and most effective outcomes for people and their families. However, it concludes that the Government

Standards of proficiency for nursing associates – Nursing and Midwifery Council

The standards of proficiency presented here represent the standards of knowledge and skills that a nursing associate will need to meet in order to be considered by the NMC as capable of safe and effective nursing associate practice. These standards

From Transactions To Changemaking: Rethinking Partnerships Between The Public And Private Sectors – New Local Government Network

This report provides a new voice to the debate on the role of  the private sector in the delivery of public services. While the current debate remains unhelpfully polarised along party lines, this report argues that partnerships between the public

Be the change: Ensuring an effective response to all in psychiatric emergency equal to medical care: Recommendations from the first international summit on urgent and emergency behavioural healthcare – NHS Clinical Commissioners

Behavioural health crisis is a global problem. Behavioural health is an inclusive term that covers the emotions, behaviours and biology relating to a person’s mental well-being, their ability to function in everyday life and their concept of self. It includes

A Year Of Integrated Care Systems: Reviewing The Journey So Far – The King’s Fund

Integrated care systems represent a fundamental and far-reaching change in how the NHS works across different services and with external partners. This report is based on interviews with eight of the ‘first wave’ integrated care systems to understand how they

Caring, supportive, collaborative?: September 2018 Doctors’ views on working in the NHS – British Medical Association

Report identifying that the challenge for the NHS is how we find the solutions to the problems facing the NHS. As the only organisation to represent all doctors working across all sectors of the UK the BMA is uniquely placed

Seamless services to improve outcomes for people – The Welsh NHS Confederation

The briefing provides an insight into the aims of providing seamless services and showcases the different ways health and care are now delivered. The key points within the briefing include: Services should be organised around the individual to provide person-centred

Government response to the recommendations of the Health and Social Care Committee’s inquiry into ‘Integrated care: organisations, partnerships and systems’ Seventh report of session 2017-19 – Department of Health and Social Care

Joint response reflecting the views of the Department of Health and Social Care, NHS England, NHS Improvement, the Care Quality Commission and Health Education England. It sets out how the government intends to address the House of Commons Health and

NHS England Test Beds Programme: Information Governance learning from Wave 1 – NHS England

The Test Beds programme brings NHS organisations and innovators into partnerships to see how combinations of technology and pathway redesign can improve quality of life and experience for patients and carers.  This handbook is relevant for programme leaders, project managers

Building the future of care to 2028: Summary: Shaping the long term plan for the NHS – National Voices

This is a summary document of a technical briefing sent to policy leads and directors in NHS England. It presents a detailed account of a coherent vision for improving health and wellbeing outcomes through interlinked actions across the priority workstreams

Integrating NHS pharmacy and medicines optimisation into Sustainability and Transformation Partnerships and Integrated Care Systems – NHS England

This document describes the approach for “testing” the principles of a framework for NHS pharmacy and medicines integration within Sustainability and Transformation Partnership (STP) and Integrated Care System (ICS) pilot areas during 2018/19.

Rethinking outpatient services: Learning from an interactive workshop – Nuffield Trust

Outpatient services in England have experienced a sharp rise in activity, leading to many STPs outlining ambitious plans to reduce activity and cut costs. This briefing, in collaboration with health leaders across the country, reveals opportunities to improve the design

A new deal for social housing – Ministry for Housing, Communities and Local Government

Green Paper that proposes fundamental reform to ensure social homes provide an essential, safe, well-managed service for all those who need it.  Social housing has a key role to play in supporting the health and wellbeing of some of the

Child-level data: guidance and template for Annex A – Ofsted, Care Quality Commission, HM Inspectorate of Probation, HM Inspectorate of Constabulary and Fire & Rescue Services, and HM Inspectorate of Constabulary

Joint targeted area inspections (JTAIs) include a ‘deep dive’ investigation – an evaluation of children and young people’s experiences. This changes periodically to investigate different themes in detail, in this case, the response to children at risk of, or subject

Guidance for joint targeted area inspections: child sexual abuse in the family environment: A ‘deep dive’ theme for joint targeted area inspections – Ofsted, Care Quality Commission, HM Inspectorate of Probation, HM Inspectorate of Constabulary and Fire & Rescue Services, and HM Inspectorate of Constabulary

Joint targeted area inspections (JTAIs) include a ‘deep dive’ investigation – an evaluation of children and young people’s experiences. This changes periodically to investigate different themes in detail, in this case, the response to children at risk of, or subject

Joint targeted area inspection of the multi-agency response to children living with domestic abuse in Wiltshire – Ofsted, Care Quality Commission, HM Inspectorate of Probation, HM Inspectorate of Constabulary and Fire & Rescue Services, and HM Inspectorate of Constabulary

Joint targeted area inspection of the multi-agency response to abuse and neglect in Wiltshire. This inspection included a ‘deep dive’ focus on the response to children living with domestic abuse. This is an evaluation of children and young people’s experiences.

Joint targeted area inspection of the multi-agency response to children living with domestic abuse in Salford – Ofsted, Care Quality Commission, HM Inspectorate of Probation, HM Inspectorate of Constabulary and Fire & Rescue Services, and HM Inspectorate of Constabulary

Joint targeted area inspection of the multi-agency response to abuse and neglect in Salford. This inspection included a ‘deep dive’ focus on the response to children living with domestic abuse. This is an evaluation of children and young people’s experiences.

Joint targeted area inspection of the multi-agency response to children living with domestic abuse in Medway – Ofsted, Care Quality Commission, HM Inspectorate of Probation, HM Inspectorate of Constabulary and Fire & Rescue Services, and HM Inspectorate of Constabulary

Joint targeted area inspection of the multi-agency response to abuse and neglect in Medway. This inspection included a ‘deep dive’ focus on the response to children living with domestic abuse.  

Joint targeted area inspection of the multi-agency response to children living with domestic abuse in Lincolnshire – Ofsted, Care Quality Commission, HM Inspectorate of Probation, HM Inspectorate of Constabulary and Fire & Rescue Services, and HM Inspectorate of Constabulary

Joint targeted area inspection of the multi-agency response to abuse and neglect in Lincolnshire. This inspection included a ‘deep dive’ focus on the response to children living with domestic abuse.