The Resource Care in chaos : frustration and challenge in community care, Roger Hadley and Roger Clough ; with a foreword by Helena Kennedy

Care in chaos : frustration and challenge in community care, Roger Hadley and Roger Clough ; with a foreword by Helena Kennedy

Label
Care in chaos : frustration and challenge in community care
Title
Care in chaos
Title remainder
frustration and challenge in community care
Statement of responsibility
Roger Hadley and Roger Clough ; with a foreword by Helena Kennedy
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This text-book examines the policy and organizational context for community care, and consists of interviews and case studies, showing how community care is (or is not) working within the areas of care for the elderly, learning disabilities, mental health and physical disabilities
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
361.941
Index
index present
LC call number
HV245
LC item number
.H283 1996eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Care in chaos : frustration and challenge in community care, Roger Hadley and Roger Clough ; with a foreword by Helena Kennedy
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 212-215) and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Foreword; Acknowledgements; Abbreviations; Introduction; Part 1 Context; 1 Community care: the evolution of policy and practice; Part 2 Views from the field: the case studies; 2 Managers and generalists; Case study 1: Damage limitation: managing the community care changes in a metropolitan authority. An assistant director; Case study 2: 'We had done some excellent things'': the undermining of specialist services in a social services department. A senior manager; Case study 3: From moving spirit to managerial ethos: change in an independent child care charity. A middle manager
  • 4 Working with people with learning disabilitiesCase study 9: Resettlement in the community: fighting for principle-driven change in hospital and social services. A nurse manager; Case study 10: Learning disabilities: a service in jeopardy. A learning disabilities team leader; Case study 11: ''We''re being pushed into competing against each other'': change in a voluntary organization for adults with learning disabilities. The director of a voluntary organization; Case study 12: ''A merciful release'': the life and death of a gentle man. A guardian and a care assistant
  • 5 Working with people with mental illnessCase study 13: Change without leadership: a mental health team in a failing organization. A senior social worker; Case study 14: The death of excellence: the demise of a multi-disciplinary mental health team. An occupational therapist; Part 3 Analysis and discussion; 6 The worlds they have lost: providing community care before the changes; 7 Brave new world? Providing community care after the changes; 8 Emergent issues; 9 An extravagant An extravagant experiment? Change strategies in theory and practice; 10 Alternative futures; References
  • Appendix 1 The questionnaireAppendix 2 The background to community care: legislation and guidance; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W; Y
  • Case study 4: Order from chaos? Change in an inner city general practice. A general practitioner3 Working with older people; Case study 5: The politics of disintegration: the demise of a department of geriatric medicine. A geriatrician; Case study 6: Quicker and sicker: the impact of change on community nursing. A community nurse; Case study 7: ''Where else can I go?'' The effects of the Community Care changes on the regime of a nursing home. A qualified carer; Case study 8: The price of caring: from trust employee to private sector employer. A community psychiatric nurse
Control code
ocn229340920
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 226 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781847142917
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
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.b35712636
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)229340920
  • pebcs1847142915
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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