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Integration Resource Centre

Integration Resource Centre

The integration resource centre provides articles and news on all things concerning integration between health and social care and also primary and secondary care.

With integration a driving force behind changes in the NHS, we offer news, analysis and insight on how this is being done in CCGs across the country.

Integration news

Patients who have cancer need more help with psychological and life issues. Social prescribing could be the answer, says Daloni Carlisle
It seems CCGs’ best-laid plans to merge are being thwarted but the death knell is sounding anyway
NHS Stoke-on-Trent and NHS North Staffordshire CCGs have been presented with a vote of no confidence following plans to create a larger commissioning group in the area
We are at last seeing a palpable change in the approach to mental health services. Words are beginning to transform into action – a momentum we need to sustain if we are to improve services for these complex patients, says Wendy Lane
Integration news archive

Integration analysis

Friday 7 August 2015
Optical practices will provide free health and lifestyle check-ups in a new initiative launched this week
Wednesday 5 August 2015
A bid for further devolution in the South East was “like a bolt out of the blue” for a Hampshire CCG, who were cut out of the councils’ plans
Tuesday 28 July 2015
Pioneering Islington CCG is leading the way in integration and reaping the rewards
Tuesday 28 July 2015
A 2013 pioneer programme unites care providers together and enables Kent to improve patient care
Integration analysis archive

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