Out of Hospital Care

The framework for enhanced health in care homes

Across England, six vanguards are working to improve the quality of life, healthcare and planning for people living in care homes. Care homes are working closely with the NHS, local authorities, the voluntary sector, carers and families to optimise the health of their residents. The enhanced health in care homes (EHCH) care model is an adjunct to the other new care models that are delivering whole population healthcare, as outlined in the the framework for enhanced health in care homes.

Nuffield Trust: Harnessing Social Action to support Older People

This report presents the findings of an evaluation of seven social action projects funded by the Cabinet Office, NHS England, Monitor, the NHS Trust Development Authority and the Association of Directors of Adult Social Services.

Nuffield Winter Insight Briefing 2: NHS 111

NHS 111 is now well established. This briefing highlights the valuable role in steering people away from A&E.