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Aug. 30, 2017

Effective Organizational Leadership in the Implementation of Integrated Care; Lessons from 9 cases in the iCoach Project

Region: Western Pacific, Americas Scientific publication Empowering and engaging people and communities, Strengthening governance and accountability, Coordinating services within and across sectors, Creating an enabling environment Source: International Journal of Integrated Care

Policy makers in many countries are encouraging the development of integrated care strategies and the development of new models of integrated care. These new models require changes at a clinical or service level, organizational level and system level with strong leadership necessary at all three levels. Despite the key role of leadership in these efforts, there has been only limited study of what organizational leadership approach is successful in different contexts for integrated care.