NICE issues draft guidance on hospital discharge into social care settings


Posted on May 11th, by geoff in Caring Times. Comments Off on NICE issues draft guidance on hospital discharge into social care settings

A draft social care has been issued by the National Institute for Clinical Excellence (NICE) and is open for consultation until Tuesday, May 17th.

The guidance, ‘Transition between inpatient hospital settings and community or care home settings for adults with social care needs’, can be found at:

Transition between inpatient hospital settings and community or care home settings for adults with social care needs | Guidance and guidelines | NICE

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