The King's Fund

A year of integrated care systems: reviewing the journey so far

  • Format: Printed copy
  • Authors: Anna Charles, Lillie Wenzel, Matthew Kershaw, Chris Ham, Nicola Walsh
  • Publication date: 20 September 2018
Integrated care systems represent a fundamental and far-reaching change in how the NHS works across different services and with external partners. This report is based on interviews with eight of the ‘first wave’ ICSs to understand how they are developing and to identify lessons for local systems and national policy-makers.