6 Reasons Why Data And Information Is Important In Social Care

skillsforcareUsing data and information to transform your business

Skills for Care are looking for good practice examples of how social care employers are using data and information to transform their provision and we are interested in how you develop staff to enable them to do this work. 

Skills for Care would love to hear from you as we look to develop case studies. If you are able to share your experience of using data and information to develop your organisation / or you want to hear more about tools that will help you, please get in touch by emailing

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This leaflet gives 6 clear reasons why managers and owners need to use information to deliver a good care service.  Using data and information promotes efficiency, helps provide continuity of care, supports safeguarding, promotes transparency and can help reduce costs.

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