Lesley Curtis

Research Fellow

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Research Interests

Lesley collates the annual Unit costs of health and social care reports, which are used widely both in the UK and abroad. Her research interests generally cover: Costing services; self-funded admissions to care homes; the assessment process for elderly people

Lesley Curtis' Publications

Journal Articles

Journal Article

A survey of local authorities and Home Improvement Agencies: Identifying the hidden costs of providing a home adaptations service (2018)

Curtis L, Beecham J

British Journal of Occupational Therapy

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Journal Article

The costs of qualifying a social worker (2012)

Curtis L, Moriarty J, Netten A

British Journal of Social Work 42, 4, 706-724

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Journal Article

The expected working life of a social worker (2010)

Curtis L, Moriarty J, Netten A

British Journal of Social Work 40, 5, 1628-1643

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Journal Article

Changing patterns of male and female nurses’ participation in the workforce (2009)

Curtis L, Robinson S, Netten A

Journal of Nursing Management 17, 7, 843-852

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Journal Article

Implementing the reimbursement scheme - views of health and social care staff in six high performing sites (2008)

Baumann M, Evans S, Perkins M, Curtis L, Netten A, Fernández J-L, Huxley P

Research, Policy and Planning 26, 2, 101-112

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Organisation and features of hospital, intermediate care and social services in English sites with low rates of delayed discharge (2007)

Baumann M, Evans S, Perkins M, Curtis L, Netten A, Fernández J-L, Huxley P

Health and Social Care in the Community 15, 4, 295-305

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The costs of training a nurse practitioner in primary care: the importance of allowing for the cost of education and training when making decisions about changing the professional mix (2007)

Curtis L, Netten A

Journal of Nursing Management 15, 4, 449-457

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Journal Article

Are pharmacists worth the investment in their training and the ongoing costs? (2005)

Curtis L, Netten A

Pharmaceutical Journal 274, 275-278

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Edited Books

Edited Book

Unit Costs of Health and Social Care 2020 (2020)

Curtis L, Burns A

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Unit Costs of Health and Social Care 2019 (2019)

Curtis L, Burns A

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Unit Costs of Health and Social Care 2018 (2018)

Curtis L, Burns A

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Unit Costs of Health and Social Care 2017 (2017)

Curtis L, Burns A

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Unit Costs of Health and Social Care 2016 (2016)

Curtis L, Burns A

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Unit Costs of Health and Social Care 2015 (2015)

Curtis L, Burns A

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Unit Costs of Health and Social Care 2014 (2014)

Curtis L

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Unit Costs of Health and Social Care 2013 (2013)

Curtis L

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Unit Costs of Health and Social Care 2012 (2012)

Curtis L

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Unit Costs of Health and Social Care 2011 (2011)

Curtis L

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Unit Costs of Health and Social Care 2010 (2010)

Curtis L

Personal Social Services Research Unit, University of Kent

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Unit Costs of Health and Social Care 2009 (2009)

Curtis L

Personal Social Services Research Unit, University of Kent

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Unit Costs of Health and Social Care 2008 (2008)

Curtis L

Personal Social Services Research Unit, University of Kent

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Unit Costs of Health and Social Care 2007 (2007)

Curtis L

Personal Social Services Research Unit, University of Kent

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Unit Costs of Health and Social Care 2006 (2006)

Curtis L, Netten A

Personal Social Services Research Unit, University of Kent

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Unit Costs of Health and Social Care 2005 (2005)

Curtis L, Netten A

Personal Social Services Research Unit, University of Kent

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Unit Costs of Health and Social Care 2004 (2004)

Curtis L, Netten A

Personal Social Services Research Unit, University of Kent

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Unit Costs of Health and Social Care 2003 (2003)

Netten A, Curtis L

Personal Social Services Research Unit, University of Kent

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Edited Book

Unit Costs of Health and Social Care 2002 (2002)

Netten A, Curtis L

Personal Social Services Research Unit, University of Kent

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Edited Book

Unit Costs of Health and Social Care 2000 (2000)

Netten A, Curtis L

Personal Social Services Research Unit, University of Kent

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Book Sections

Book Section

The costs of recuperative care housing (2005)

Curtis L

Personal Social Services Research Unit, University of Kent

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Book Section

Editorial: Adapting and adjusting unit cost information (2005)

Netten A, Curtis L

Personal Social Services Research Unit, University of Kent

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Book Section

Editorial: New developments and data sources for unit costs (2004)

Curtis L, Netten A

Personal Social Services Research Unit, University of Kent

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Reports

Report

Home Care Re-ablement Services: Investigating the Longer-term Impacts (prospective longitudinal study) (2010)

Glendinning C, Jones K, Baxter K, Rabiee P, Wilde A, Arksey H, Curtis L, Forder J

Social Policy Research Unit, University of York

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Report

The Short-term Outcomes and Costs of Home Care Re-ablement Services (2009)

Jones K, Baxter K, Curtis L, Arksey H, Forder J, Glendinning C, Rabiee P

Social Policy Research Unit, University of York

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Report

The Organisation and Content of Home Care Re-ablement Services: Interim Report (2009)

Rabiee P, Glendinning C, Arksey H, Baxter K, Jones K, Forder J, Curtis L

Social Policy Research Unit, University of York

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Report

Self-Funded Admissions to Care Homes - A report of research carried out by the Personal Social Services Research Unit on behalf of the Department for Work and Pensions (2002)

Netten A, Darton R, Curtis L

Corporate Document Services

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Blogs

Blog

What’s new? The Unit Costs publication and children’s services. (2018 )

Curtis L

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The unit costs of children’s social care services (2017)

Curtis L

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Blog

O come all ye Unit Cost faithful – 2017 edition now available (2017)

Curtis L

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Blog

‘All in a year’s work’ Unit Costs of Health and Social Care 2016 just in time for Christmas (2016)

Curtis L

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Unit Costs of Health and Social Care 2015 – reflections and Christmas time (2015)

Curtis L

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Christmas festivities or publication of the Unit Costs report? (2014)

Curtis L

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