proactive and preventative
 

Joined up care closer to home

 


As an Integrated Care System we want to provide the best possible care within available resources, as close to home as possible and joined up around the people and communities we serve. Below you can find some of the work that has been happening to support this aim.

Case study - Delivering integrated Musculoskeletal services in the community


Health services across Coventry came together to provide a new way of delivering care for patients with a wide range of musculoskeletal conditions. Musculoskeletal (MSK) conditions are those which affect the joints, bones and muscles, as well as include rarer autoimmune diseases and back pain.

The service brings GPs together with community and hospital services to improve access to MSK services and help patient better manage their conditions, shifting the focus from specialist, hospital–based care into community focused provision, with greater emphasis on prevention, self-management and holistic therapy-led interventions.


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