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Nic CrosbyNic Crosby
Director Children and Young People, In Control
A Life Not A Service

C4CC partner, In Control has released a new set of papers challenging those leading integration work across public services to maintain and increase the central focus on people and their communities. Here, In Control’s Nic Crosby explains more.
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Rachel MurrayRachel Murray
Locality Support Manager (Penwith), Living Well
Living Well Changes People’s Lives

Living Well, Cornwall’s ‘pioneer’ integration programme, is changing lives. Here Rachel Murray explains how it began, and how it continues to go from strength to strength.
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Martin Routledge
Director of the Coalition for Collaborative Care
Person-centred care and support – a moment of opportunity (part one)

Today I’m attending the launch of the New Care Models Vanguard Programme and reflecting on what I think will come to be seen as an important period in NHS history. There are real opportunities to build on the great strengths of our NHS while making important shifts which reflect a changing society. But these opportunities will not take themselves.
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Martin Routledge
Director of the Coalition for Collaborative Care
Person-centred care and support – a moment of opportunity (part two)

What else can we do?
So what else can we all do to make sure that Vanguards and IPC help light the blue touch paper for person-centred care rather than fizzling out like a damp squib?
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Alex FoxAlex Fox
CEO of Shared Lives
The Collaboration Test

Shared Lives Plus is a proud new partner of the Coalition for Collaborative Care. Here, in a guest blog, their CEO Alex Fox discusses the relationship between collaborative care and the not-for-profit sector.
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davidpayntonDavid Paynton
National Clinical Lead for the RCGP Centre for Commissioning
Personalised Care and Support Planning in Practice:

Within my practice we have been working to implement personalised care and support planning using the ‘House of Care‘. Over the past year we have been attempting to identify the top 10% of people who may benefit from this approach.
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martin RoutledgeMartin Routledge
Director of the The Coalition for Collaborative Care
Towards a new deal for people with long-term conditions:

The Coalition for Collaborative Care is now formally launched, at the Future of Health Conference – a major event in the Health calendar – addressed this year by Simon Stevens following his recent Five Year Forward View. We want this launch to light the blue touch paper for big changes in how people with long term conditions and professionals work together to produce better lives.
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Catherine WiltonCatherine Wilton
Deputy Director of the The Coalition for Collaborative Care

Why we must shift the power:
I’m delighted to be sharing some thoughts with you in this, my first blog as Deputy Director of the Coalition for Collaborative Care. It is an exciting time – the launch of a new partnership, a commitment in the NHS Five Year Forward View to put people with lived experience at the centre of the NHS and the chance to work with a talented and inspiring team. It is also a challenging time, and we have a big task ahead of us to change both culture and practice across the NHS to get a better deal for people with long-term conditions.
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martin RoutledgeMartin Routledge
Director of the The Coalition for Collaborative Care

Of the people, by the people, for the people: Simon Stevens fires the starting gun for a new deal for people with long term conditions
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Dr Alf CollinsDr Alf Collins
Clinical Associate, The Health Foundation

We need to stop thinking of self-management support as a fringe activity
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Halima KhanHalima Khan
Halima Khan, Director – Innovation Lab, Nesta

If you are ambitious and determined to improve the lives of people with long-term conditions then join us
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Nigel MathersNigel Mathers
Honorary Secretary of the Royal College of General Practitioners

We can help GPs find better way of working that will improve the lives of patients with long-term conditions
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Martin McShaneMartin McShane
Director for Improving the Quality of Life for People with Long Term Conditions, NHS England

Let’s change the nature of the conversation
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Sue RobertsSue Roberts
Chair, Year of Care Partnerships, Northumbria Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust

It’s time to stop talking and get on with it
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MartinRoutledgeMartin Routledge
Director of the team supporting The Coalition for Collaborative Care

The future of care and support – person centred and collaborative
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