50 ‘vanguards’ were selected to take a lead on the development of new care models which will act as the blueprints for the NHS moving forward and the inspiration to the rest of the health and care system.

Models of care

How the five vanguard types are supporting improvement and integration of services.

The vanguards

Find out about the 50 vanguards and how they are developing blueprints for the NHS moving forward.


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A one-stop shop for support, tools and links to delivering improvements and integration.


Find out where to meet the new care models team and view presentations and videos from previous events.

Patients and communities

How the vanguards are working with local communities to improve care for patients and carers.