This is list shows the topics and resources tagged using 'commissioners'.
- Making it Real for Supported Housing: A guide for providers and commissionersResource - Added on
This report from Sitra and TLAP explains that there has been a tendency to see personalisation as predominantly about personal budgets.
Whilst they are important, they are only one facet of providing person-centred care and support.
- The missing millions: In search of the loneliest in our communitiesResource - Added on
This report from the Campaign to End Loneliness has been developed to support commissioners and services to identify people experiencing or at risk of loneliness in older age.
It illustrates ways to use data and heat maps to locate the most vulnerable in your neighbourhoods.
- A different ending: Addressing inequalities in end of lifeResource - Added on
This report by the Care Quality Commission (CQC) is one of a suite of documents reporting on their end of life care thematic review.
It found variable experience of people during the last phase of life, in particular, that a lack of awareness of people's individual needs is a barrier to good care and that it can be poorly coordinated around the person, leading to unequal access to services.
- Local Estates Strategies: A Framework for CommissionersResource - Added on
The Department of Health have released a document for estates and facilites managers in primary care that advises how to develop a strategic approach to making the most of NHS Buildings and Land.
In particular, outlines that good quality strategic estates planning is vital to making the most of these changes and will allow the NHS to:fully rationalise its estatemaximise use of facilitiesdeliver value for moneyenhance patients' experiences when using NHS facilities.
- Viewpoint on Co-Production, Personalisation and Housing: Improving Outcomes for Individuals and CommunitiesResource - Added on
Housing LIN Viewpoint No 18 - Further to the bigger role for communities and emphasis placed on co-production in the recent Vision for Adult Social Care, and the Decentralisation and Localism Bill, this Viewpoint looks at the implications for housing commissioners and providers, and how they can transform the lives of individuals and communities by seeing their roles and relationships differently.
- Valuing People Now and Housing for People with Learning DisabilitiesResource - Added on
On 19 January 2009, the Department of Health launched a cross-government strategy, Valuing People Now - a new three year strategy for people with learning disabilities.
This Housing LIN Briefing No27 summarises key sections and issues arising from the Strategy and its Delivery Plan.
- Housing and Dementia Research ConsortiumResource - Added on
The Housing and Dementia Research Consortium (HDRC) is a membership group that has come together to achieve timely, high quality research focused on 'what works' in order to directly influence policy and practice in relation to housing with care for people with dementia.
It was set up in 2008 in order to develop robust evidence on dementia care in a Housing with Care (HWC) setting and now has a membership of over 90 individuals and organisations.