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National Framework extracts

Evidence by Law Society in 2005

This is the evidence presented to the Commons Select Committee on Health back in 2005 by the Law Society. Though water under the bridge in terms of the current situation, it is worth reading for some historical perspective on the introduction … Continue reading

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NAO Investigation into CHC Funding 2017

An investigation into CHC Funding  was published by the National Audit Office on 3rd July 2017. It reports on their findings in nine key points, as well as identifying some of the main issues raised by complainants about the CHC … Continue reading

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Who is on a Multi-disciplinary Team?

Find the National Framework and the associated resources here. Complaints – how to appeal, and other matters to do with complaining about the process or outcome of an application for CHC Funding The Decision Support Tool – the DST Annex … Continue reading

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Practice Guidance Notes

These are the Practice Guidance Notes, which form Part 2 of the National Framework. They are phrased as questions, and referenced within the Framework. PG 2-3 Primary Healthcare Need PG 11 How should the well-managed need principle be applied? PG … Continue reading

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What does the National Framework say? Highlighted version

The National Framework can be downloaded as  a pdf from the GOV.UK website. For your reference, here is the wording from Part 1, as accessed March 16th 2014. (Check here for the most recent version.) See this same page without … Continue reading

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What does the National Framework say? Key points

The National Framework can be downloaded as  a pdf from the GOV.UK website. Here is some selected wording from Part 1, as accessed March 16th 2014. See the unedited version of this page . The National Framework – Summary 1. … Continue reading

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What does the National Framework say?

The National Framework can be downloaded as  a pdf from the GOV.UK website. For your reference, here is the wording from Part 1, as accessed March 16th 2014. (Check here for the most recent version.) See this same page with … Continue reading

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What is the National Framework?

The National Framework for NHS continuing healthcare and NHS funded nursing care (2013) sets out the principles and processes for determining eligibility for NHS funding – in many cases for the nursing care of elderly people. It is a statutory … Continue reading

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