Integrated care: lessons from Scotland

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  • Posted:Tuesday 16 July 2013

Dr David Steel OBE, Senior Research Fellow at the University of Aberdeen, gives the background to integrated care in Scotland which has had an integrated health system since 2004 and a long-standing commitment to the integration of health and social care. His three key lessons for England are to develop a coherent policy landscape, have organisational stability and consistent leadership, and make a commitment to collaboration.

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