The aims of the South East locality are:
Aim to improve access to services in general, to have more integrated and cost-effective services closer to home, with shorter waiting times.
2) Integration of health and social care
Primary care, secondary care, social care and nursing homes should share the same goals. Communication needs to improve between social care providers and primary care teams and we need to work on changing the ways discharges are managed.
3) Secondary Care
Improve communication between primary care, secondary care and patients to ensure a visible transparent pathway.
4) Preventative Care
Better chronic disease management and more focus on encouraging patient responsibility for own health and
Continue to prescribe in a cost-effective way and to support Oxfordshire prescribing priorities.