Making it happen: Multi-disciplinary team (MDT) working

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This is one of three handbooks which provide practical support for good long term condition management. They set out the required service components and draw on the latest research, best practice and case studies to show how this can be done.  The handbooks are useful to clinicians designing services and commissioners.

  • Multi-disciplinary team working – how health and care professionals work together to support people with complex care needs that have been identified through risk stratification and case finding.



This handbook brings together information about multi-disciplinary / integrated teams from a wide range of sources including publications, studies and operational examples for the purpose of providing a stimulus to the system to examine the type or types of teams that need to be in place to deliver integrated healthcare.