The King's Fund

Making our health and care systems fit for an ageing population

  • Format: Printed copy
  • Authors: David Oliver, Catherine Foot, Richard Humphries
  • Publication date: 6 March 2014
Our fragmented health and care system is not meeting the needs of older people, who are most likely to suffer problems with co-ordination of care and delays in transitions between services. This report sets out a framework and tools to help local service leaders improve the care they provide for older people across nine key components.