Policy paper

Challenges facing health, social care and public health

A report identifying the challenges facing health, social care and public health to draw out their workforce implications.

This was published under the 2010 to 2015 Conservative and Liberal Democrat coalition government

Documents

Big picture challenges: the context

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As part of a horizon scanning programme, the Centre for Workforce Intelligence identified the big picture challenges facing health, social care and public health to draw out their workforce implications.

A big picture challenge is a fundamental challenge facing policymakers across the sector and requires focused action across politics, industry and research.

Big picture challenges identified 4 overarching categories facing the health, social care and public health systems:

  • demographic and social
  • health and social care system design
  • quality and productivity
  • finance and economic
Published 1 October 2013