Reshaping Care for Older People

Reshaping Care for Older People

Older people are an asset to this country, and preparing for an increasingly ageing population is one of our biggest national challenges. Recent demographic projections suggest that if current trends continue we can expect that by 2033 the number of people who are over 60 will increase by 50% ; this is a good thing and reflects improved standards of living, public health activity and the success of health improvement initiatives. It also means, however, that our models of health and social care services in their current form will not be fit to meet the demographic challenge, and coupled with well-documented financial constraints, means that ‘doing nothing’ is not an option. Read More

TEC Programme – Guidance for 2016-2018

December 2015 Resource

This guidance note sets out arrangements for the allocation of the Technology Enabled Care Programme funding over 2016/17 and 2017/18, totalling approximately £20 million – access here: TEC Programme – Guidance for Years 2 and 3 – 04 December 2015 (Final) We are seeking submissions from organisations, working in collaboration with their partners who can […]

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Glasgow City: Integrated Care Fund Event: Report

December 2015 Resource

Glasgow City: Health & Social Care Partnership held an event on 29th October, 2015: Sharing Knowledge and Identifying Opportunities from the Integrated Care Fund (ICF). Further details and presentations can be found at: http://www.chps.org.uk/content/default.asp?page=s654_1  

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New Guidance on older people with social care needs and multiple long-term conditions

November 2015 Resource

NICE has published new guidance on older people with social care needs and multiple long-term conditions. There are now 50 Vanguard sites where new models of care are being tested as part of the Five Year Forward View.  The Acute Frailty Network has published a new toolkit, which is available for download within the members’ […]

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Presentations from Living Well with Frailty Conference: October 2015

November 2015 Resource

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Presentations from Living Well in Later Life Conference: October 2015

November 2015 Resource

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