At the 23rd International Conference on Integrated Care (ICIC23), a Latin American session titled "Integrated and Person-Centered Care for People, Families, and Communities" was held. During this session, accepted virtual presentations from the Latin American region were showcased.
At the 22nd International Conference on Integrated Care (ICIC22), a session titled "Integrated Care in the Complexity of the Latin American Context: Experiences and Challenges in its Development" took place. This session consisted of two segments. In the first segment, the focus was on the research and practice of integrated care in Argentina. In the second segment, IFIC LatAm was introduced, and the plans for establishing an IFIC node in the region were presented.
The 21st International Conference on Integrated Care (ICIC21) “Realising the true value of Integrated Care” was run as a virtual conference, co-hosted with our hubs and collaborative centres IFIC Scotland, IFIC Australia, IFIC Ireland, IFIC Canada and IFIC Latin America. Welcome to ICIC21 / IFIC Latin America: Shared Values and Visions – Realising an Integrated Care approach to health and care system reform: lessons from Latin America.
The challenges posed by COVID-19 present an opportunity to rethink fragmented health and dependency care systems so that they are integrated, driven by individuals and communities, and resilient to future systemic crises.