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Better Partnership Working Complete Set

Better Partnership Working Complete Set

Helen Dickinson, Jon Glasby
Paperback, 198 x 129 mm
07 May 2008
Better Partnership Working series


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North America customers can order this book here from the University of Chicago Press.

"Genuine partnerships between agencies are more critical than ever to the delivery of health and social services. Far too many of them have been partnerships in name only, but now the pressure is on for the real thing. This highly authoritative series shows practitioners how it should be done."
Mark Ivory, Executive Editor, Community Care

About This Book

Designed to be short and easy to use, these books offer practical support to those working in partnership and provide helpful frameworks to make sense of the complexity which partnership working entails. Summarising current policy and research in a detailed but accessible manner, each book provides practical, evidence-based recommendations invaluable for policy and practice. Published in association with Community Care

Author Biography

Series editors: Jon Glasby and Helen Dickinson Jon Glasby is Professor of Health and Social Care at the Health Services Management Centre, University of Birmingham. He is also Director of Academic Programmes across the wider School of Public Policy. As a qualified social worker in an NHS setting, he leads a national programme of work to support the integration of adult health and social care. Helen Dickinson is a researcher at the Health Services Management Centre, University of Birmingham, with an interest in evaluating the outcomes of health and social care partnerships. Recent research and consultancy work include producing research-based but accessible discussion papers for funders such as the Wanless Review of the funding of adult social care, the NHS Institute and the Care Services Improvement Partnership.


Partnership working in health and social care by Jon Glasby and Helen Dickinson Managing and leading in inter-agency settings by Edward Peck and Helen Dickinson Interprofessional education and training by John Carpenter and Helen Dickinson Working in teams by Kim Jelphs and Helen Dickinson Evaluating outcomes in health and social care by Helen Dickinson


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