News in the School of Social Policy

This is the latest news from the School of Social Policy, its Departments and Research Centres.


News

New HCRG research on innovative resident management scheme for housing and care 21

Description
A summary of a baseline study of the transfer of leasehold retirement housing to a Resident Management Company in Shropshire is published today (6 June) at a Conference on the Future of Social Housing at the International Convention Centre in Birmingham.
Date:
06/06/2016
Categories:
Research, Social Sciences

CoSS success in China

Description
A very successful visit recently took place to the Universities of Sun Yat Sen, Nankai and the Central University of Finance and Economics in China.
Date:
31/05/2016
Categories:
Research, Social Sciences

Foundation Group model – time for a new blueprint?

Foundation Group model – time for a new blueprint?
Description
Sarah Morgan, Programme Director for the Foundation Healthcare Group Vanguard and the Director of Organisational Development for Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust discusses the Foundation Group model
Date:
27/05/2016
Categories:
Research, Social Sciences

How does dental care fit into the new models of care?

Description
Dentistry conspicuous by its absence in new health policies
Date:
26/05/2016
Categories:
Research, Social Sciences

No 'I' in 'teams' but it's the start of 'integrate'

No 'I' in 'teams' but it's the start of 'integrate'
Description
The importance of teams to the successful delivery of health and care services is now well established. There is an overwhelming evidence base that teams of relevant professionals coming together to achieve a shared goal can lead to genuine improvements in patient care.
Date:
24/05/2016
Categories:
Research, Social Sciences

Norwegian research into co-ordinated care

Description
Professor Russell Mannion is a co-investigator on a major new research project in Norway funded by the Norwegian Research Council.
Date:
23/05/2016
Categories:
Research, Social Sciences

International Conference on Integrated Care

Description
Dr Robin Miller, Senior Fellow and Director of Evaluation at HSMC, will be participating in the International Conference of Integrated Care in Barcelona on the 23rd to 25th May 2016.
Date:
23/05/2016
Categories:
Research, Social Sciences

Policy chiefs urged to make financial education compulsory in primary schools

Description
Primary school children should receive age-appropriate lessons in financial education to encourage positive attitudes towards budgeting and savings, according to new research published today.
Date:
23/05/2016
Categories:
Research, Social Sciences
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