Strategic Commissioning: an essential learning resource


Staff working in health, social care, the independent and third sectors can now access a valuable educational resource that helps them learn about the role of strategic commissioning and its importance in the context of health and social care integration in Scotland. Developed by the Joint Improvement Team (JIT) in collaboration with the Scottish Social […]

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Integrating for Better Outcomes – Remote Learning Event


This Remote learning event is being delivered by video conference. Event objectives are: To focus on the delivery of the National Outcomes for Health & Wellbeing, through the integration of health and social care. To share examples of practice across Scotland. To generate peer review and support. To test a new model of remote participation for […]

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Orkney Health and Care – Evaluation Outcomes

Examples of Practice

Orkney Health and Care (OHAC) has been under development as an integrated health and social care partnership since November 2010.  A restructure process has been undertaken to establish an integrated generic management structure, supported by a professional structure.  Staff within teams have been integrated and new joined up ways of working are in place.  An evaluation of the process and outcomes to date was undertaken in late 2013, with facilitation by the Scottish Social Services Council and NHS Education Scotland leadership development Action Learning Programme.

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