Publish date: 11 August 2022


Purpose of guidance

This is guidance for integrated care partnerships on the preparation of integrated care strategies. This document contains an introduction, 2 sections of statutory guidance on the preparation of the integrated care strategy including involvement and content, and a section of non-statutory guidance relating to the publication and review of the integrated care strategy.

In preparing an integrated care strategy, an integrated care partnership must have regard to any guidance issued by the Secretary of State,[footnote 1] this includes the 2 sections of statutory guidance within this document.

Case studies have been included to demonstrated and share some of the innovative approaches taking place throughout England.

The intergrated care strategy is available to view here