Norman stressed that the changes needed to achieve joined-up care cannot be dictated from Whitehall – they need to be led by people who understand services and the needs of patients – and explained how the Better Care Fund would help local leaders to achieve this.
More on the Better Care Fund
- See all of the presentations from the Better Care Fund learning event
- Read our guide: Making best use of the Better Care Fund
- Catch up with Richard Humphries's blog: The Better Care Fund: what’s love got to do with it?
- Find out about our work on integrated care