Emerging patterns of care management: arrangements for older people in England

David Challis, Kate Weiner, Robin Darton, Jane Hughes, Karen Stewart (2001)

Social Policy and Administration 35 6 672-687


Available online: 17 December 2002


One of the key objectives of the community care legislation, implemented in the UK in1993, was the development of care management systems. Subsequent studies based on limited samples of local authorities have indicated that there is much variation in t