Recommendation ID

Local coordination:- In the UK, what are the key components of a local coordination role to ensure best value for money in promoting older people's independence and mental wellbeing?

Any explanatory notes
(if applicable)

Why this is important:- The evidence base for recommendation 5.1.1 (to appoint a local coordinator) came mainly from expert testimony and a service mapping review (review 3). Pinpointing the elements of a local coordinator's role that make it a success and good value for money are needed to improve this recommendation. Studies would need to include relevant cost effectiveness data and measures of success.

Source guidance details

Comes from guidance
Older people: independence and mental wellbeing
Date issued
December 2015

Other details

Is this a recommendation for the use of a technology only in the context of research? No  
Is it a recommendation that suggests collection of data or the establishment of a register?   No  
Last Reviewed 31/12/2015