New AHP QIPP Toolkits help commissioners design services

Submitted by slittle on Thu, 22/03/2012 - 15:01

A new series of online tools will help commissioners identify how occupational therapists can intervene at different stages of a patient’s condition to improve patient care whilst saving on costs. The online tools include case studies and examples from local NHS services who have introduced changes to services to optimise savings whilst guaranteeing quality of care.

Visit NHS Networks to see the AHP QIPP Toolkits


Delivering better care, delivering better value - book your free place on Department of Health AHP Conferences

Submitted by slittle on Mon, 20/02/2012 - 15:07

Four forthcoming AHP Conferences organised by the Department of Health will enable OTs to fully understand the coming reforms to the health and care system and the opportunities they bring to maximise the AHP contribution to delivering innovative solutions. 'AHPs – delivering better care, delivering better value' will include workshops on commissioning, Any Qualified Provider and service redesign.

16 March 2012
Paragon Hotel, Birmingham
AHPs – delivering better care, delivering better value


Is influencing service commissioners one of your new year's resolutions?

Submitted by slittle on Mon, 19/12/2011 - 10:09

If you are resolved to influence service commissioning by the end of January you will already have spoken with your emerging Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) and the Health and Wellbeing Board (HWB) and planned how you will supply them with best practice information about your service to enable them to not only provide the best services for the patients and public but also to give the CCGs themselves effective and robust engagement procedures enabling their future authorisation.