Buurtzorg, which means neighbourhood care, is a delivery model for community care which was established in the Netherlands in 2007 to improve quality of care and outcomes for people. It puts the person at the centre of care and promotes staff autonomy and the provision of holistic care in the community.

Follow the link below to read about the work being done in Scotland to learn from this innovative model of care

Testing an innovative model of care in the community: Buurtzorg