The NHS in England and the care systems within it are about to undergo a significant change that will establish new ways of integrated working from 1 July 2022.

As a result of the Health and Care Act 2022, integrated care systems (ICSs) in England will now have statutory responsibilities — and 42 partnerships will be established between organisations to plan and deliver healthcare services for their local population.

The King’s Fund has developed its newest animated guide in partnership with CF to provide a helpful explanation of the changes and how they will affect the organisations within the NHS.

As the experts in healthcare, we make a point of keeping on top of the latest developments and what they mean for the NHS and the life sciences industry. See below for other reads on the critical topic of introducing ICSs…

Click here to read about unlocking the potential of integrated care systems.

Click here to read about creating collaborative opportunities for life sciences and NHS integrated care systems.