NHS European Office

The Esther model: health and care integration in Jönköping, Sweden

SAVE ITEM
Video camera

01 / 04 / 2015

The internationally renowned Esther model in Jönköping, Sweden is an exemplary case of how leadership and a new working culture can lead to health system transformation, significant benefits for patients and improvements in efficiency.

"At a time when the NHS is looking at new models of healthcare delivery, I am convinced that this experience can offer inspiration to NHS leaders looking for successful examples of healthcare system transformation," wrote NHS European Office director, Elisabetta Zanon, in January 2015.

Here Anna Carlbom, medical office nurse and Esther coordinator talk us through the model and what it has achieved.



Find out more about the Esther model and contact anna.carlbom@tranas.se to register to receive the Esther international newsletter.

Latest Tweets

Latest Blog Post

How holding down multiple roles has given me an insight into the real issues with NHS buying | Fiona Burton

24 / 7 / 2017 12.51am

Fiona Burton works as a nurse in the NHS and the private sector, and is a consultant in the commercial world for a company that helps the NHS to improve procurement. Here, Fiona shares her insight into why there is a role for clinicians in the buying process.

Why Register?

Great reasons to register with NHS Confederation

  • Personalise your website
    Select topics of interest for recommended content
  • Bookmark useful pages
    Quickly and easily find what you need
  • Comment and recommend
    Rate and share content with colleagues
  • Plus, for our members
    Access member-only resources and tailor member benefits and services

Sounds great, what next?

Register Now

Not now, I will register later

Log In

To book events and access member only content you need to register with us.  This only takes a moment via our registration page. If you have already registered login using your email address and password below.