Tag Archives: London Councils

Integrated Commissioning: Examining the Options (King’s Fund)

Summary The independent Commission on the Future of Health and Social Care in England chaired by Kate Barker (also known as the Barker Commission) stated that moving to a single budget with a single commissioner is a necessary, but not … Continue reading

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London Aiming to Become First Dementia-Friendly Capital City (Alzheimer’s Society)

Summary London is taking active steps, on multiple fronts, to position itself as the world’s first dementia-friendly capital city. Read more: London takes action to become world’s first dementia-friendly capital city. Alzheimer’s Society. Reference London takes action to become world’s first dementia-friendly capital … Continue reading

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Sustainable Funding for Adult Social Care (London Councils)

Summary A funding gap of £907 million is forecast in the next five years in London. This document describes how councils are planning to narrow the funding gap for adult social care by working more closely with the NHS, improving … Continue reading

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London Health and Wellbeing Board Partnership Support Programme: Continued (NHS London)

Summary The Government’s Health and Social Care Act creates statutory Health and Wellbeing Boards in each Local Authority. Their aim is to improve health services and care services, and to promote the health and wellbeing of local people. Health and … Continue reading

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The London Health and Wellbeing Board Partnership Support Programme (NHS London)

Summary A suite of support tools and briefings for the London Health and Wellbeing Board Partnership Support Programme has been co-produced by NHS London, London Councils and the King’s Fund. These documents offer guidance to help support Health and Wellbeing … Continue reading

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Integrated Commissioning Improving Health and Social Care in London (London Councils / King’s Fund)

Summary The “Improving health and social care in London: supporting integrated commissioning” report indicates how the integration of support services for health and social care services could make available £50 per head, which could be used to support local planning … Continue reading

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