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14-Dec-11, 23:00
The Caithness Business Index (http://www.caithness-business.co.uk) has posted the following article:

Integration of Health and Social Care

Health Secretary Nicola Sturgeon today set out the Scottish Government's plan to integrate adult health and social care. The moves aim to improve the quality and consistency of care for older people and put an end to the 'cost-shunting' between the NHS and local authorities that too often ends up with older people being delayed in hospital longer than they should be and not getting the best standards of care. ... [Read Full Article (http://www.caithness-business.co.uk/article.php?id=2679)]