Chapter 6. Outcomes of Case Management for Social Care and Older People

  1. Janet Snoddon MSc, BA, SRN, SCM, DN Deputy Director

Published Online: 14 JAN 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9781444319866.ch6

Case Management of Long-Term Conditions: Principles and Practice for Nurses

Case Management of Long-Term Conditions: Principles and Practice for Nurses

How to Cite

Snoddon, J. (2010) Outcomes of Case Management for Social Care and Older People, in Case Management of Long-Term Conditions: Principles and Practice for Nurses, Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444319866.ch6

Author Information

  1. Corporate Performance & Standards, NHS Sefton, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 14 JAN 2010
  2. Published Print: 12 MAR 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405180054

Online ISBN: 9781444319866

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Keywords:

  • case management outcomes for social care and older people;
  • case management implementation across National Health Service (NHS);
  • Department of Health and National Service Framework (NSF) for Older People;
  • key processes in care improvement;
  • CARMEN network (Care and Management of Services for Older People in Europe);
  • King's Fund - publishing of Wanless Social Care Review and Green Paper on adult social care;
  • ‘Independence, Well-being and Choice’ - social care outcome in future;
  • cost of care for older people;
  • issues of support for unpaid carers - key issue;
  • integrated services' delivery - guiding principle in health and social care policy

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Policy drivers for the care of older people

  • Health and social care integration

  • Cost of care for older people

  • What do people expect in old age and how will these services be commissioned?

  • What does case management offer to older people?

  • Integrated models of care

  • Impact of case management on older people

  • Managing resources

  • Outcomes for older people

  • Conclusions

  • References