TITLE

Integrated care: final objective or fortuitous by-product?

AUTHOR(S)
Gillam, Stephen
PUB. DATE
September 2012
SOURCE
British Journal of General Practice;Sep2012, Vol. 62 Issue 602, p456
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The author reflects on the role of integrated care, which has long been confused between a final objective or a by-product. He says integrated care has been always considered as a way to address challenges associated in the fragmentation and specialization of care. He believes that the lack of common definitions for concepts underlying integrated care is the most challenging part of investigation in this area. He concludes that their is no single solution to integrated care.
ACCESSION #
82827475

 

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