Community care: the first yearBMJ 1994; 308 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.308.6935.1044 (Published 16 April 1994) Cite this as: BMJ 1994;308:1044
- A K Stanley,
- J F MacMillan
- Reaside Clinic, Birmingham B45 9BE University of Birmingham, All Saints Hospital, Birmingham B18 5SD.
EDITOR, - Trish Groves reports on mental health care in Bassetlaw one year into the Community Care Act, referring to people with enduring mental health problems and the importance of rehabilitation.1 There is no mention of finding community placement for the most disabled group of long stay chronic psychotic patients.
Latimer House is a nursing home in West Birmingham, set up under …