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Older people with social care needs and multiple long-term conditions [NG22]

Measuring the use of this guidance

Recommendation: 1.6.2

Health and social care practitioners should support older people with social care needs and multiple long‑term conditions to maintain links with their friends, family and community, and identify if people are lonely or isolated.

What was measured: Public Health Outcomes Framework indicator 1.18: Proportion of adult social care users who have as much social contact as they would like.
Data collection end: March 2011
41.9%
Data collection end: March 2012
42.3%
Data collection end: March 2013
43.2%
Data collection end: March 2014
44.5%
Data collection end: March 2015
44.8%
Area covered: England
Source: Public Health England. Public Health Outcomes Framework



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