Form and function: integrated care

While, Alison
May 2015
British Journal of Community Nursing;May2015, Vol. 20 Issue 5, p258
Academic Journal
The article discusses health care reform and integrated delivery of health care in England. The author comments on medical care for the ageing population and the role of the National Health Service (NHS), the role of nurses and primary care physicians, and social networks. Other topics include leadership and finances in the NHS.


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