Practice question

How can advanced nursing practice improve integrated health and social care services?

Advanced nurse practitioners caring for older people need to raise the role’s profile

Advanced nurse practitioners caring for older people need to raise the role’s profile

Health and social care integration has developed across the UK at different rates. The most mature example is from Northern Ireland, where service integration dates back to 1973 (Ham and Walsh 2013) .

More recently, legislation on public bodies resulted in the formation of health and

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