What will integrated care systems offer children’s palliative care?
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What will integrated care systems offer children’s palliative care?

Christine Walker @RCNi_Christine Editor, Nursing Children and Young People

Integrated care systems (ICSs) – part of the plan to reorganise health and social care in England – become statutory bodies from July. Already there are fears about what the reorganisation will mean for specialist areas, such as children’s palliative care. There are 42 ICSs in England, made up of boards and partnerships, and clinical commissioning groups are being abolished.

Nursing Children and Young People. 34, 4, 5-5. doi: 10.7748/ncyp.34.4.5.s1

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