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The drive for greater integration of health and care services has been the central theme of UK health policy for most of
In this blog, Fraser Battye leaves the Strategy Unit’s usual careful and empirical view of the world. He reflects on NHS England and Improvement’s ‘Integrating Care’ paper from the perspective of wider ideological and societal trends. In doing so, he suggests that there is scope for bolder reform – and that localism is the way to go.
In this blog, Fraser Battye looks at NHS England/Improvement’s ‘Integrating Care’ paper. While not looking forward to another NHS re-organisation, he sees a lot that analysts will like. Fraser also notes the potential advantage that the Decision Support Unit model gives systems in the Midlands. What can analysts do to seize these opportunities?
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With the end of the New Care Models programme there is an opportunity to reflect on what has been learnt at local level.
The Strategy Unit has been working with GP practices in Dudley for the last three years to support service improvement in Primary Care.