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New Connections Between Public Health and Social Services

Janice Robinson (Community Care Programme, King's Fund)
Siân Griffiths (Oxfordshire Health Authority)

Journal of Integrated Care

ISSN: 1476-9018

Article publication date: 1 April 2000



New public health policies present social services with new opportunities and challenges. A shared public health and social care agenda is emerging around health improvement, social exclusion and regeneration. Early signs of synergy indicate that social services have a key role to play in shaping the public health agenda and in acting as a bridge between the NHS and the wider local authority.


Robinson, J. and Griffiths, S. (2000), "New Connections Between Public Health and Social Services", Journal of Integrated Care, Vol. 8 No. 2, pp. 15-22.




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