Messages on the future of domiciliary care services

Keywords

  • care at home
  • commissioning
  • market shaping
  • outcomes
  • personalisation
  • providers

Date: April 2018

Type: Discussion paper

Professor John Bolton and Dr Jane Townson (Somerset Care) offer their own experience and suggestions on the what and the how (i.e. price, supply, demand, service design and innovation) requires specific consideration to effectively deliver outcomes through domiciliary care services in the future. They describe the importance of transparency and good working relationships between commissioners and providers as being critical in this area.