Events 2013

SSRG Scotland event: Improving outcomes through integrating social care and health? 25 Feb 2013, CoSLA Conference Centre, Haymarket, Edinburgh.

Speakers from the Scottish Government provided feedback on the recent consultation and discuss the ‘direction of travel’. Some of the areas considered included:

  • What is the evidence on integration, what is working, where and why?
  • Compare and contrast the different approaches to integration
  • What needs to be evaluated in relation to integration?
  • Do the plans for integration have outcomes, indicators and aims attached?
  • What is integration expecting to achieve and how do we measure success?

Presentations available:

Alison Petch: Whose outcomes?  The impact of integration on outcomes for service users, carers and organisations

Alison Taylor and Fee Hodgkiss: Integration of Adult Health and Social Care

Chris Rainey: “20 years in 20 minutes”

Jan Baird, Director of Adult Care: Integrating Social Care and Health : Developing Measures and Evaluating Outcomes

Julie Gardiner: VOCAL (Voice of Carers Across Lothian)

Karen Barrie:  Developing Outcome Measures:Extending the Personal Outcomes Framework within Health Services

Tim Eltringham: Evaluating Integrated Services and Outcomes in East Renfrewshire

Published 04/03/2013 – Martin Stevens