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Health and Care Interface

We work at the interface between health and social care to improve outcomes for service users and reduce costs.

DTOC progress stalls again, but the pressure is on

Progress on Delayed Transfers of Care (DTOC) from hospitals continued to stall between June and July, according to the latest…

September 17, 2018

We need to look at DTOC through a new lens

It’s rather a boring month when we look at the latest figures from NHS England on Delayed Transfers of Care…

August 10, 2018

Latest DTOC stats – the second most impressive result this week

The ability of both the NHS and local authority departments of social care to process this rising demand has clearly improved.

July 13, 2018

Are cultural differences between health and social care affecting commissioning?

Implementation needs to be forward-facing, long term and transformational, focused on person-centred services and outcomes. Unfortunately, this is often not happening as effectively as it should – but why?

July 3, 2018

DTOC & Interface Module

Tells the story (in 10 charts) of Delayed Transfers of Care from hospitals to local authority social care services

Three ways to get the most out of the Disabled Facilities Grant

The Disabled Facilities Grant (DFG) is a key preventative resource for local authorities. Foundations, the national body for home improvement…

June 27, 2018

This time it’s personal – making personalised care real

My colleagues and I recently met Jackie Kennedy and her labrador, Kingston, at a King’s Fund conference about the increasing…

June 22, 2018

Identifying and supporting carers is more than just the right thing to do

  This week, Carers Week is celebrating and recognising carers for the invaluable role they play, both in supporting children…

June 15, 2018

Latest DTOC stats, and the latest DTOC target – stranded patients

  The latest figures from NHS England show that after a three month period of stagnation, Delayed Transfers of Care…

June 15, 2018

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