Tag Archives: CHC: NHS Continuing Healthcare

Right to Ask for Personal Health Budgets (NHS England)

Summary From April 2014, people with significant health needs and who are eligible for NHS Continuing Healthcare can request their NHS team to provide their care through a personal health budget. Personal health budgets allow people to exercise more independence … Continue reading

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NHS England Seeks Independent Chairs for NHS Continuing Healthcare Independent Review Panels (NHS England)

Summary NHS England seeks people to chair independent review panels concerning individuals’ eligibility for NHS Continuing Healthcare (NHS CHC). These panels review decisions on funding eligibility and the processes used by CCGs in reaching their decisions. The closing date for … Continue reading

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Updates to the National Framework for NHS Continuing Healthcare and NHS Funded Nursing Care (Department of Health / BBC News)

Summary NHS continuing healthcare is a package of health and social care arranged and funded solely by the NHS where an individual has a primary health need. Parts of the Department of Health’s set of guidance documents on the principles … Continue reading

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Personal Budgets and Health: a Review and a Summary (PRUComm / Department of Health)

Summary The UK Government is committed to the use of personal health budgets for health service users. This follows an evaluation of the pilot programme 2009-2012 and relates to a wider personalisation agenda in health and social care reform in … Continue reading

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National Framework for NHS Continuing Healthcare and NHS Funded Nursing Care (Department of Health)

Summary Department of Health guidance on the principles and processes of the national framework for NHS continuing healthcare and NHS funded nursing care has been updated to reflect the new NHS created by the Health and Social Care Act 2012, … Continue reading

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Personal Health Budgets (RCGP / Department of Health)

Summary Patients receiving NHS Continuing Healthcare in England are eligible for a personal health budget (PHB). All patients with continuing health needs will have the right to ask for a personal health budget by April 2014. Clinical Commissioning Groups will … Continue reading

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