Thursday 24 June:
An overview of Section 117 aftercare for Health Commissioners: Top tips for preventing disputes and getting it right first time
This hour long webinar provided an overview of the legal framework for s.117 health commissioning and how to deal with difficult commissioning issues that may arise.
Anna Davies and Ruth Atkinson-Wilks covered the following topics:
- Identifying the responsible health commissioner including recent updates to the legal framework as a result of the Who Pays guidance and the recent Worcestershire case
- Common issues relating to the joint duty on health and social care
- Common issues when packages of care involve more than one funding stream
- Top tips for getting Section 117 health commissioning right first time