The first official step towards a jointly led health and social care service will take place on Friday when the Edinburgh Integration Joint Board meets for the first time.
Published 16 July 2015
The West Dunbartonshire Health and Social Care Partnership (HSCP) palliative care initiative has been recognised for its integrated approach to end-of-life care.
Published 10 July 2015
A new partnership responsible for health and social care provision across West Dunbartonshire will be established on July 1.
Published 25 June 2015
The Scottish Government minister for sport, health improvement and mental health has opened a new care facility for older people in Edinburgh.
Published 16 June 2015
A Dundee community health boss has been appointed to the new chief officer role with the city’s integrated health and social care partnership.
Published 1 June 2015
Council staff have grave concerns about the future of public services in Stirling and Clackmannanshire, according to UNISON.
Published 27 May 2015
Councillor Glennis Middleton, convenor of the social work and health committee in Angus, opened a new modern and high-tech residential autism care facility in Brechin last week.
Published 6 May 2015
Four young people from Dundee and Angus celebrated securing jobs with one of the country’s top care providers at a celebratory lunch marking their achievement.
Published 7 April 2015
All 32 local NHS and council partnerships have finalised their plans to integrate health and social care services.
Published 2 April 2015
Two thirds of Scotland’s nurses (66 per cent) believe a lack of social care is the biggest cause of delays in discharging patients from hospitals, a new review has found.
Published 26 March 2015
Care and housing provider Bield is launching an innovative service aimed at offering advice and support to people with dementia.
Published 24 March 2015
The Scottish Government has announced a two-year additional funding package of £200 million to support the implementation of health and social care integration.
Published 23 March 2015