The holy grail of health and social care integration

Cost savings may be hard to identify but the real benefits are human

Integrated care has long been a government priority, but how easy is it to achieve and what is the main impact of poor integration?

Jon Glasby, Professor of Health and Social Care and Head of the School of Social Policy at the University of Birmingham writes for the British Medical Journal in response to a report from the National Audit Office. Professor Glasby highlights the issues faced since integration initiatives began, lessons learnt along the way, and the real impact of poor integration.

Read the full article on the BMJ website.

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