Understanding the commissioning process in today's NHS

Locations
Park House, University of Birmingham
Category
Medical and Dental Sciences, Social Sciences
Date(s)
Friday 15th June 2012 (09:00-16:15)
Contact

For a registration form or further information please contact Amy Partleton, +44(0)121 414 2677, a.partleton@bham.ac.uk.

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http://www.bhamonlineshop.co.uk/
Description

Understanding the commissioning process in todays' NHS

This event will provide a taster session for those new to commissioning with an overview of the commissioning cycle and key elements in it.

Learning objectives

  • To set the context for commissioning in the light of the current reforms
  • To explore how to assess the health needs of the wider population
  • To understand the requirements for engaging with the public and developing effective methods to enact this
  • To examine ways of prioritising to meet the QIPP agenda/Nicholson Challenge of reducing resources in the NHS
  • To develop a clearer understanding of the quality framework which commissioners will need to adopt
  • To engage with the potential of partnership working with the Local Authority

Registration

Course fee: £150

To register for this course online please go to http://www.bhamonlineshop.co.uk/ and follow Conferences & Events > Courses & Workshops > Professional Development.

For a registration form or further information please contact Amy Partleton, +44(0)121 414 2677, a.partleton@bham.ac.uk.

Download a course flyer 'Understanding the commissioning process in todays' NHS' (PDF)