19th May 2020
New App Helping Families Caring for Those with Dementia During Lockdown
12th May 2020
Covid-19 Care Provider Impact Study
The comments included in the survey tell a story of utter despair as providers have had to fight their way though this pandemic with little information support from government.
12th May 2020
Covid 19 Statement From The Board Of National Care Association
National Care Association have been deeply disturbed by the tone and sentiment of government briefings over the past few days in relation to Covid-19 related deaths in care homes
16th Apr 2020
PRESS RELEASE: Covid-19 Testing for Care Services
National Care Association Press Release
11th Apr 2020
PRESS RELEASE: Call to remove VAT from social care essential items
National Care Association press release
31st March 2015
Getting the sums right - How to sustainably finance personal health budgets
This is a new briefing paper published by the NHS Confederation today in partnership with Think Local Act Personal following a workshop we held last November.
This is part of our ongoing work on coordinated care and integrating health and social care at the individual level through personal budgets. The briefing includes case studies from organisations which have already introduced personal health budgets and sets out how organisations can address financial challenges when implementing them.
It also covers identifying and allocating funds for personal health budgets from existing budgets and managing the risk of paying to run two services at the same time. It includes recommendations for care purchasers such as clinical commissioning groups (CCGs) and service providers such as mental health and community service organisations.