The Government has announced new arrangements for the funding of care for the elderly, with a view to at least partially avoiding individuals having to incur unlimited costs. The plan is based loosely on the recommendations made by the Dilnot Commission.
Social care reforms announced. London: NHS Choices; Behind the Headlines, February 11th 2013.
This relates to:
Policy statement on care and support funding reform and legislative requirements. London: Department of Health, February 2013.
[A brief reference to this item features in Dementia and Elderly Care: the Latest Evidence Newsletter (RWNHST), Volume 3 Issue 7, May 2013].