Term information

Term: care providers

Term details for 'care providers'

Organisations (in public, private, voluntary or charity sectors) that provide health or social care. Term introduced 2013.

Broader terms
agents of social care
Narrower terms
adoption agencies, care homes, childrens centres, community centres, day centres, family centres, hospitals, nurseries, playgroups
Related terms
market development, mixed economy of care, organisations, purchaser-provider split, registration, SMEs, social care staff

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