Social workers must challenge consumerism in elderly care – Community Care

Professor Keith Brown, Dr Steve Keen and Andrew Harding in Community Care

4 May 2011

In this guest blog post, Professor Keith Brown, Dr Steve Keen and Andrew harding from Bournemouth University’s School of Health and Social Care argue that a philosophy of consumerism in health and social care has institutionalised abuse and neglect, and it’s up to social workers to challenge it.