Title

The impact of workforce flexibility on the costs and outcomes of older peoples’ services: a policy and literature review

Document Type

Report

Publication details

Nancarrow, S, Moran, A, Borthwick, A & Buchan, J 2006, 'The impact of workforce flexibility on the costs and outcomes of older peoples’ services: a policy and literature review' report for the Sheffield School of Health and Related Research, University of Sheffield, Sheffield, UK.

Published version available from:

https://www.shef.ac.uk/polopoly_fs/1.43667!/file/Older-peoples-workforce-review-full.pdf

Abstract

The purpose of this review is to: examine the key policies and other factors impacting on workforce change in Community and Intermediate Care Services (CAICS) for older people; develop a model that describes older peoples’ community and intermediate care services given the complexity of the interventions; examine extent and impact of workforce change resulting from policies; examine impact of and relationship between a range of organisational structures on service and user outcomes.