Health Service Journal: Integrated Care
In the United Kingdom, Health Service Journal is asking the question, “Everybody’s talking about integration but can the NHS deliver?”
CSC contributed to two articles in the latest HSJ issue.
A Pioneering Health Community Where Integrated Care Is Putting the Needs of Patients Centre Stage
Trafford Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) is aiming to revolutionise the way its local residents are cared for by embarking on an ambitious integrated care project. The Patient Care Coordination Centre (PCCC) is a venture between the CCG and CSC.
Philippe Houssiau, Vice President at CSC, talks about the huge burden diabetes will have on the NHS. NHS England estimates diabetes care accounts for approximately 10 per cent of total health resources, predicted by others to rise to over 17 per cent in the next 20 years. And it’s because we are focusing on traditional disease treatment, rather than prevention.