Month: April 2016

FAQ about health and social care integration in Edinburgh and the Lothians

Health and social care integration in Scotland is an ongoing process of change to how the NHS and local council care services co-operate in providing services to the Scottish population. Legislation passed by the Scottish Parliament came into force this year. One effect of this legislation was to create partnerships between the NHS and local Councils across the country. These partnerships plan integrated health and social care delivery for their areas, and decide how public money is best spent to

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