Health and housing: building the evidence base

Housing and related services can promote integrated care, save the NHS money and improve the patient experience, an evidence review has concluded.

‘Health and housing: building the evidence base’ suggests that closer working between the NHS and the housing sector can help reduce hospital admissions and emergency department visits, speed up the discharge of older patients and maintain the independence of older people.

The Housing Learning and Improvement Network’s (LIN) study considers the evidence around the impact of projects which bring together health and housing.​

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