Case management and the urgent need for primary care investment

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Nick Goodwin

Nick Goodwin discusses case management and the need for primary care investment in a blog post for the British Medical Journal.

Reference:  14 Dec 2011

Over the next decade and beyond, the ageing population and the increased prevalence of chronic disease requires a step change in the way services are delivered.

There needs to be a strong re-orientation away from the current emphasis on acute care towards prevention, self care, more consistent standards of primary care, and care that is well co-ordinated and integrated.

Read the full article on case management

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#543452 Sara Buttle
Children's Community Nurse Team Lead
Central London Community healthcare

I am completing a study into who is best placed to case manage technology dependent children in the community

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