Transfer of mental health social workers to NHS ‘hampering’ personalisation

April 16, 2013 in News Stories

A study has found that poor joint working and clash between medical and social models of mental health also among factors that are delaying personal budgets delivery in parts of the country. Research has revealed that the implementation of personal budgets in mental health has been “hampered” in some areas by the transfer of mental health social workers from local authorities into NHS teams.

You can read the full article by Andy McNicoll here.