Research body wants your input
JILL MANTHORPE, explains why the work of the of the Social Care Workforce Research Unit is important for care homes
Social care contributes a huge amount to the nation’s well being and health. Backing up the efforts of people working in social care is a new research organisation, the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) School for Social Care Research. Funded by the Department of Health’s NIHR, the school brings together researchers and research groups working in social care in England. Its mission is to develop the evidence base for adult social care practice by commissioning and conducting world-class research.
There are three key reasons why this is important