End of Life Care Coordination Hub and Urgent Response Team services through social investment for Sa

End of Life Care Coordination Hub and Urgent Response Team services through social investment for Sa
NHS Sandwell and West Birmingham CCG
30.06.14

 

An Extract from Commissioning Document from NHS Sandwell and West Birmingham CCG

 

The services provider will also provide management information on service utilisation and maintain the CCG EOL care register. Outcomes and payment metrics: The key outcomes that the services will be measured against are: a) an increase in the number of patient dying in usual place of residence; and b) fewer emergency hospital admissions. Payments to the investor will be determined by performance against these outcomes. 

 

The investment needed is estimated to be the region of GBP 1.1 m per year for the [three year] life of the services contract. In addition funding, to support delivery of outcomes, will be made available by the CCG and through Big Lottery Fund Funding. Scope of the services: The coordination hub (Hub) will act as a single point of access for coordinating services and the urgent response team. It will maintain a CCG wide EOL care register

 

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