Breadcrumb Home Publications Integrated commissioning: Beyond Barker This content relates to the following topics: Commissioning and contracting Integrated care Share this content Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Share on LinkedIn Share on Email Print this page The current fragmented system of commissioning is clearly unsustainable. While the idea of integrated commissioning is an old one, the approach to achieving it must be decidedly new, writes Lillie Wenzel.Read the article Related publicationsReportOptions for integrated commissioning Beyond BarkerWith support for health and social care to have a single ring-fenced budget and a single local commissioner growing, this report looks at the options available for integrated commissioning. Comments Add your comment Your name Email (your email will not be made public) Your job/role Organisation Comment Post comment You may also be interested in Paid event The King's Fund Annual Conference 2017 Blog Is strategic commissioning the future for the NHS? Clinical commissioning is changing in response to financial and operational pressures, and the implementation of new care models. Chris Ham considers whether strategic commissioning is the way forward. Video Victor Adebowale: Commissioning person-centred care for vulnerable groups Victor Adebowale, Chief Executive of Turning Point, discusses the important role of pharmacy in working towards developing integrated community-based care for vulnerable people. Report Place-based systems of care: A way forward for the NHS in England Our report looks at how NHS organisations can move towards place-based systems of care, in which NHS organisations and services work together to address the challenges they collectively face. The report suggests 10 principles to guide the development of such systems.