Connecting the dots in Notts
David Pearson discusses how a Nottingham-based partnership has shown the way health bodies and local government need to work together in order to maximise services and minimise costs.
Learn to dance in the rain
A bolder strategy is required to ensure that our health and social care services can respond appropriately to the changing needs of our communities, argues David Pearson
Funding fair pay
Adult services directors are committed to provide as much help as they can in ensuring that appropriate levels of pay are awarded to appropriately trained home care staff, writes David Pearson
The right time to cash in
David Pearson comments on how properly funded social care will ensure a healthier future for the NHS
Caring is sharing
David Pearson feels the Better Care Fund cash can’t go far enough to aid adult social care, but directors have a plan.
It’s decision time
David Pearson outlines the key challenges for health and social care that will be tackled at the National Children and Adult Services Conference.