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How serious are we about integrating health and social care?

Description
HSMC's Jon Glasby writes opinion piece in 'The Conversation' and asks how radical we're really prepared to be to resolve this longstanding issue?
Date:
Tuesday 9th July 2013
Categories:
Research, Social Sciences

National and international experts discuss citizen involvement in health and social care decision making

Description
On June 4th leaders from across the NHS and Local Government attended an HSMC/Public Service Academy (PSA) event focussing on the challenges of involving citizens in a time of public sector austerity. Attendees heard presentations from Dr Marion Danis from the National Institutes of Health at the US Department of Health and Human Services, Professor Derek Bolton from Citizens UK and Mr Saidul Haque from Birmingham Citizens.
Date:
Thursday 13th June 2013
Categories:
Social Sciences, Vice Chancellor

Despite the difficulties the NHS is not dead yet

Description
Jon Glasby's article 'Despite the difficulties the NHS is not dead yet' is published in The Conversation.
Date:
Monday 10th June 2013
Categories:
Research, Social Sciences

Perspective: The time has come for real reform of long-term care

Description
HSMC's Jon Glasby contributes to the Birmingham Perspective on the reform of long-term care.
Date:
Wednesday 22nd May 2013
Categories:
Research, Social Sciences

Care transitions project: Resource pack

Description
Following the recently completed SDO-funded project exploring older service user and carers' experiences of transitions in care, a resource pack is now available for others involved in co-research projects to use.
Date:
Wednesday 10th April 2013
Categories:
Research, Social Sciences

Latest research projects from HSMC

Description
HSMC academics are involved in new research projects.
Date:
Thursday 28th February 2013
Categories:
Research, Social Sciences

What impact are the health reforms having on cancer services in England?

Description
A new publication from Cancer Research UK 'Reverse, Pause or Progress' reports the findings of research carried out by HSMC to explore the early impact of the health reforms and NHS efficiency savings programme on cancer services in England
Date:
Tuesday 15th January 2013
Categories:
Research, Social Sciences

Prevention services, social care and older people

Description
In a new study, HSMC academics Robin Miller and Kerry Allen surveyed a sample of Directors of Adult Social Services in nine Local Authorities to identify what they viewed as their top three investments in prevention services for older people.
Date:
Friday 11th January 2013
Categories:
Research, Social Sciences

HSMC and IASS participatory research study showcased in new national guidance

Description
A new national guide on supporting diverse and inclusive public involvement in research, features a participatory research study carried out by colleagues from across HSMC and IASS as an example of good practice.
Date:
Wednesday 20th June 2012
Categories:
Research, Social Sciences

Taking Action on Poor Practice

Description
Researchers have identified how organisations can support better care, write Yvonne Sawbridge and Alistair Hewison in a new article published in the Nursing Standard.
Date:
Tuesday 3rd April 2012
Categories:
Research, Social Sciences
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