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Wed 25th Aug 9:30Following a patients journey from initial concerns in primary care through to treatment and discharge looking at how access times are relevant at various steps along the way.
A patient journeyFollowing a patients journey from initial concerns in primary care through to treatment and discharge looking at how access times are relevant at various steps along the way.

Following a patients journey from initial concerns in primary care through to treatment and discharge looking at how access times are relevant at various steps along the way.
Wed 11th Aug 10:00These sessions review the topics cropping up across the country over the past three months and can easily run to two hours. This catch up occurs 6 weeks before, in theory, the move back to local contracts and the potential end of the elective recovery fund scheme so could be a busy session...
Quarterly Catch Up: August 2021These sessions review the topics cropping up across the country over the past three months and can easily run to two hours. This catch up occurs 6 weeks before, in theory, the move back to local contracts and the potential end of the elective recovery fund scheme so could be a busy session...

These sessions review the topics cropping up across the country over the past three months and can easily run to two hours. This catch up occurs 6 weeks before, in theory, the move back to local contracts and the potential end of the elective recovery fund scheme so could be a busy session...
Wed 28th Jul 10:00Service Line Reporting has typically been used to look at the profitability of a service but with the Aligned Payment Incentive Approach (amongst others) fixing income having variable activity levels but fixed income can cause some confusion. We will use this hour looking at options to remove this confusion...
Service Line Reporting within fixed funding environmentService Line Reporting has typically been used to look at the profitability of a service but with the Aligned Payment Incentive Approach (amongst others) fixing income having variable activity levels but fixed income can cause some confusion. We will use this hour looking at options to remove this confusion...
YES
Wed 14th Jul 10:00As return to local contracts being in place within the NHS this session looks at the levers that exist within the contract that are open to providers and/or commissioners to help manage the contract
Contract LeversAs return to local contracts being in place within the NHS this session looks at the levers that exist within the contract that are open to providers and/or commissioners to help manage the contract
9.36YES
Wed 23rd Jun 10:00Looking at how the current approach for resolving disputes works and then recommendations from almost two decades of resolving situations in the NHS...
Resolving disputesLooking at how the current approach for resolving disputes works and then recommendations from almost two decades of resolving situations in the NHS...
YES
Wed 9th Jun 10:00Looking at the various options to you under the aligned payment incentive approach for setting a fixed value contract and considering the pros and cons of the approaches
Setting a block contract value under aligned payment incentive approachLooking at the various options to you under the aligned payment incentive approach for setting a fixed value contract and considering the pros and cons of the approaches
9.58YES
Wed 26th May 10:00From 1st October the achievement of best practice becomes a variable payment again so we are taking this opportunity to remember what is required to measure and achieve them. Also combining this with a review of how pathway payments work (including maternity).
Best Practice Tariffs and Pathway payment approachesFrom 1st October the achievement of best practice becomes a variable payment again so we are taking this opportunity to remember what is required to measure and achieve them. Also combining this with a review of how pathway payments work (including maternity).
9.55YES
Wed 12th May 10:00By 12th May the planning round will be in full swing, the tariff consultation concluded, elective recovery fund in operation and contract negotiations probably under way so this could be a significant quarterly catch up of queries / developments from across the country.
Quarterly Catch Up: May 2021 (could easily be longer than an hour)By 12th May the planning round will be in full swing, the tariff consultation concluded, elective recovery fund in operation and contract negotiations probably under way so this could be a significant quarterly catch up of queries / developments from across the country.
9.76YES
Wed 21st Apr 10:00Having been involved with resolving disputes relating to block contracts when at a legacy SHA, this event looks to go through some of the changes (good and bad) a move to block contracting brings
All about block contractsHaving been involved with resolving disputes relating to block contracts when at a legacy SHA, this event looks to go through some of the changes (good and bad) a move to block contracting brings
9.63YES
Wed 7th Apr 10:00As we move into a world of block contracts we pause to take a look at how the contract form (Federation, Alliance, Lead, Prime, Sub etc.) can help deliver the aims of the NHS.
Contract FormAs we move into a world of block contracts we pause to take a look at how the contract form (Federation, Alliance, Lead, Prime, Sub etc.) can help deliver the aims of the NHS.
9.40YES


Training Topics
home Coding, Counting, Costing, NHS Standard Contract (including Integrated Provider Contracting), Pricing (especially National Tariff), Population Health Management, Service Line Reporting & Management, Patient Level Information and Costs, the list goes on. We are also experienced in deliverying full face to face training though to shorter one to two hour web based training (see picture on the right). Contact us to find out how can support for your training needs.

Online Training
Always available so you can study at your own pace and includes National Tariff Payment System (Level 1 FSD East of England accredited course and qualification), Mental Health National Currencies, Patient Level Costing Overview and a Population Health Management course. This is backed up by a growing content of recorded webinars and associated slides.

If you want a demonstration of our video conferencing facilities where we re-create all the atmostphere of face to face training without the environmental impact of travel nor the financial cost of travel/venue hire etc. then please let us know and we would be delighted to help.

Advisory Services
Our retainer, building on 18 years focussed NHS expertise (at local provider/commissioner through to regional and national level) plus ongoing practical experience from across England is our most popular offering. Gives access to all our online training offerings as well as expertise at the end of a phone or email whenever you want.

Other services include our coding and counting change detection software/service, our cost benchmarking software/service, mediation/arbitration and local price setting support.

Annual Changes Conferences
home Our eighth annual conference(s) held in December 2019 had a fantastic turnout with bookings from over 300 people and over 90 organsiations with average feedback score, across the three days again being 9.4/10, absolutely amazing (again). We really appreciate the positive reception to our cost benchmarking software that we formally launched on 1st April 2020.

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