'The Complete Insider's Guide to British Health and Social Care: How to Secure the Perfect Care Package!', explains, from start to finish, the process of obtaining the help ill and vulnerable people are entitled to receive, something which has NEVER been done before. In essence it is a practical, how-to guide, for navigating the system of assessment for health and social care in Britain. Here are just a few of things readers will discover: * How to ascertain your eligibility for support. ("Do this and you've won half the battle" says George) * How to present your 'case'. ("Your line of argument can be the difference between a yes and a no" says George) * The five basic services people can be offered. * The two sources of funding for health and social care and how they differ. * Why knowing who pays for what is essential. * How things were until recently. ("this is still relevant and you'll find out why" says George) * How things are now and why they are different The writer George Baker has spent the last 8 years on the 'front line' of this area fighting to get the support he needs to live independently.
Now he has that support he has written this book in order to teach others how to get what they are entitled to. Through both his experiences and research for the book George has become a leading authority on health and social care policy and was recently interviewed on a BBC radio station about his book and experiences getting care. His insights are not to be missed!