Care funding White Paper likely to be vague on figures

March 2010
Community Care;3/18/2010, Issue 1810, p7
The article presents information and the author's comments on the forthcoming care funding White Paper in Great Britain. Andy Burnham, health secretary of the country, has given a hint that a system of compulsory insurance would be backed by the White Paper, to fund individual contributions to the care system by older people or their estates. Several queries that are expected to be answered by the White Paper, are also discussed.


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