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Understanding health and social care
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UNDERSTANDING HEALTH AND SOCIAL CARE

PAPERBACK BY GLASBY, JON

£21.99

ISBN
9781447331216
IMPRINT
POLICY PRESS
 
 
EDITION
3RD NEW EDITION
PUBLISHER
POLICY PRESS
STOCK FOR DELIVERY
LOW STOCK
FORMAT
PAPERBACK
PAGES
232 pages
PUBLICATION DATE
01 JAN 2017

DESCRIPTION

This is the concise, accessible guide for students who want a comprehensive introduction to health and social care. This new edition has been updated to cover key developments under the Coalition and beyond, including the 2012 Health Act, the 2014 Care Act, the Francis inquiry/Winterbourne View, the integrated care agenda and the impact of austerity.

CONTENTS

Introduction; Origins of community health and social care; Current services; Partnership working in health and social care; Independent living and the social model of disability; Anti-discriminatory practice and social inclusion; User involvement and citizenship; Support for carers; Postscript: what happens next.