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Total results: 246

Palliative and End of Life Support in Place-Based Care in Wales

Date: December 2022
Type:

This report from IPC and Marie Curie considers the importance of high quality palliative and end of life support in place-based care.

West Wales Care Partnership Market Stability Report

Date: October 2022
Type: Report

In 2022 IPC worked with the West Wales Care Partnership to produce a statutory required Market Stability Report (MSR) covering Carmarthenshire, Ceredigion and Pembrokeshire County Councils, and Hywel Dda Health Board.

Strategic collaborative planning and commissioning. A guide

Date: October 2022
Type: Guide

This guide provides an overview of 4 key enablers that support health and care systems to collaboratively plan and commission effective support, at a strategic level.

Abuse and Wellbeing of Long-Term Care Workers in the COVID-19 Era: Evidence from the UK

Date: August 2022
Type: Article

Drawing on the first wave of a UK longitudinal workforce survey, this article examined the impact of COVID-19 on social care workers’ working conditions, general health and wellbeing.

The vulnerability of paid migrant live-in care workers in London to modern slavery

Date: August 2022
Type: Report

This report presents the findings and recommendations of a participatory research project conducted with migrant live-in care workers about the risks and drivers of modern slavery and severe labour exploitation in the sector.

The Gweres Teyluyow (Helping Families) service for children and families in Cornwall

Date: July 2022
Type: Report

The Gweres Teyluyow (Helping Families) service for children and families in Cornwall has been operating for two years. This IPC evaluation identified key success factors in helping families to engage.

Evaluation of 3 new 'edge of care' services for children and families

Date: June 2022
Type: Briefing Paper

Numbers of children going into care are rising. This IPC paper details our evaluation of 3 new ‘edge of care’ services demonstrating the value of working in this way to help families care for their children.

Show me the way to go home

Date: April 2022
Type: Briefing paper

In this paper we reflect on the findings from our national evaluation of implementation of Discharge to Assess (D2A) with colleagues at RSM, and we identify the factors likely to be associated with greater success.

Evaluation of the Adoption Support Fund: first follow up survey of families

Date: March 2022
Type: Report

This is the third in a series of reports relating to our evaluation of the Adoption Support Fund (ASF) during 2018-2021. It provides findings from the first follow up survey of families whose children received therapeutic support.

NHSX reviews published on digital technology innovation and digital skills in Adult Social Care

Date: December 2021
Type: Report

NHSX, a joint unit bringing together teams from NHS England and the Department of Health and Social Care to drive the digital transformation of health and care, commissioned Ipsos MORI, the Institute of Public Care and Skills for Care to…

NHSX executive summary published on digital technology innovation and digital skills in Adult Social Care

Date: December 2021
Type: Executive summary

NHSX, a joint unit bringing together teams from NHS England and the Department of Health and Social Care to drive the digital transformation of health and care, commissioned Ipsos MORI, the Institute of Public Care and Skills for Care to…

Personalising Commissioning - An Overview of Individual Service Funds in England

Date: November 2021
Type: Discussion paper

This paper provides a brief overview of emerging practice around ISFs and reflects on some of the key lessons learned to date from organisations who have adapted to this model of provision.