"It's been a real eye opener"- experiences of working in a multidisciplinary team
Greater team working between different types of clinicians, social workers and other health and care professionals is helping to keep people like Richard out of hospital. This way of working is more rewarding for staff with patients benefiting from high-quality care closer to home.
Integrated care in every community
Our health and care needs are changing, with more people living longer often with multiple long term conditions. This animation explains the challenges facing the health and care system and how partnerships are being formed between the NHS, local government and the third sector to integrate care and better meet our health and care needs now and in the future.
People living with brain and nerve conditions like Parkinson’s could benefit from quicker diagnosis and better coordinated care as part of a new NHS initiative, which is also set to free up millions of pounds to reinvest in patient care. NHS experts have joined forces with seven leading charities to produce a toolkit that will […]