The future delivery of social care in Scotland and the changes needed to meet current and increasing future demand are the subject of a new Scottish Parliament inquiry.
Published 20 December 2019
A new report conducted by Hanover Scotland has concluded that housing is an untapped resource which could help health and social care boards engage better with older people, delivering more effective services as a result.
Published 20 November 2019
Members of the Edinburgh Integration Joint Board (EIJB) have approved plans to accelerate approaches to care for people at home and in a homely setting.
Published 25 October 2019
Nicky Connor has been appointed as the director of health and social care in Fife.
Published 24 October 2019
The Edinburgh Integration Joint Board (EIJB) has published ambitious plans to transform health and social care services in the capital.
Published 23 August 2019
A new report has shown that West Dunbartonshire Health and Social Care Partnership (WDHSCP) is performing well in providing services to children, adults and elderly residents in the area.
Published 14 August 2019
Nicky Connor has been appointed as the interim director of health and social care for the Fife Health and Social Care Partnership.
Published 6 August 2019
Complaints about care in Scotland have risen in the past four years, according to the Care Inspectorate.
Published 11 July 2019
A new 'Smart Flat' showcasing how the use of technology can support vulnerable people to continue living independently in their own homes has opened in Perth.
Published 2 July 2019
A care home operator has been fined £270,000 after a resident of Lomond Court Care Home in Glenrothes put chlorine tablets in his mouth and chewed them, leading to his death.
Published 7 June 2019
Elderly people in Scotland are waiting too long to receive the social care they require, a new report has warned.
Published 28 May 2019
Susanne Millar has been appointed interim chief officer of the Glasgow City Health and Social Care Partnership (GCHSCP).
Published 22 May 2019
Residents are being asked to comment on a bold new vision for way the city delivers health and social care services.
Published 7 May 2019
The Angus Integration Joint Board (IJB) has approved the 2019-2022 Strategic Commissioning Plan and the priorities for health and social care in the region.
Published 26 April 2019
The West Dunbartonshire Health and Social Care Partnership (WDHSCP) said it has protected frontline services in its budget for 2019/20.
Published 2 April 2019