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Reshaping Care for Older People: Change Fund Progress Report

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In 2010-11, approximately £4.4 billion of public funding was spent in Scotland on health and social care for people over 65 years. Well over half of this was spent on care in hospitals and care homes, often towards the end of life. Yet 89.5% of older people use universal services and are ‘outside’ the formal […]

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Making the Right Call for a Fall

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This resource provides practical guidance and case study examples to help health and social care professionals, planners and managers. It aims to improve the experience and outcomes for older people who present to the Scottish Ambulance Service following a fall or with a flare up of their long term conditions on a background of general […]

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