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This document is the final output of a two-year, real-time evaluation of the DH integrated care pilots (ICPs). It is intended to provide information about the evaluation activities conducted, the data collected and the analyses completed, in addition to evaluators' conclusions about the processes and outcomes seen within the pilot period. It will be of interest to the DH and other policymakers, staff involved in supporting the implementation of the pilots, and other organisations looking to develop similar initiatives designed to integrate care.

Table of Contents

  • Chapter One


  • Chapter Two

    Existing evidence on integrated care

  • Chapter Three

    Data and methods

  • Chapter Four

    About the pilots

  • Chapter Five

    Main findings of the evaluation

  • Chapter Six

    Efforts and inputs

  • Chapter Seven

    Facilitators and barriers to success

  • Chapter Eight

    Discussion and conclusions

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