Better Care Fund (BCF) Leads Network

Grainne Siggins

Grainne Siggins

Chairs: Grainne Siggins & Eileen Sutton

Membership: This network is open to BCF leads from Local Authorities


Key Aims for 2018/19

  • Share issues, concerns and good practice
  • Draw the Network’s attention to matters of concern relating to BCF implementations issues and make recommendations to the London ADASS Branch and NHS England (London region) for areas of support
  • Embed the principles and processes of the BCF guidance locally

Resources

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Recent News

Final report from the social workers new roles task and finish group (March 2019)

Second LondonADASS Dementia Awareness Event

LondonADASS ran its second Dementia Awareness Event on 2nd May at Coin Street Community Centre. Delegates included commissioners, carers, people with dementia and health colleagues. Bernie Flaherty chaired the event, which[...]

How can we improve End of Life Care by re-imagining the CHC Fast-track process?

Click here to download the presentation slides. Topics convered: Our challenge: Professor Bee Wee and Jim Connolly Understanding the challenge: Identifying what needs to change to improve care Agreeing the connecting issues Unconference: How[...]

Future meetings & events

Date/Time Event Notes
17/07/2019
9:30 am - 11:30 am
BCF Leads Network - July 2019
Coin Street Neighbourhood Centre, South Bank London
18/09/2019
9:30 am - 11:30 am
BCF Leads Network - September 2019
Coin Street Neighbourhood Centre, South Bank London
13/11/2019
9:30 am - 11:30 am
BCF Leads Network - November 2019
Coin Street Neighbourhood Centre, South Bank London
15/01/2020
9:30 am - 11:30 am
BCF Leads Network - January 2020
Coin Street Neighbourhood Centre, South Bank London
18/03/2020
9:30 am - 11:30 am
BCF Leads Network - March 2020
Coin Street Neighbourhood Centre, South Bank London

Past meetings & events

Date/Time Event Notes
21/05/2019
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
DToC Roadshow – Learning from Winter 2018/19
Grange City Hotel, London

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Aim: To support local systems in preparing for Winter 2019/20 through:

  • Understanding the current London position in relation to DToC and Long Length of Stay
  • Sharing good practice around maximising wellbeing in the community
  • Understanding strengths based / asset-based approach to support discharge from hospital
  • Exploring innovative technological solutions to helping people stay well in the community
15/05/2019
9:30 am - 11:30 am
BCF Leads Network - May 2019
Coin Street Neighbourhood Centre, South Bank London
06/03/2019
9:30 am - 11:30 am
BCF Leads Network - March 2019
Coin Street Neighbourhood Centre, South Bank London
16/01/2019
9:30 am - 11:30 am
BCF Leads Network - January 2019
Coin Street Neighbourhood Centre, South Bank London
14/11/2018
9:30 am - 11:30 am
BCF Leads Network - November 2018
Coin Street Neighbourhood Centre, South Bank London

Meeting cancelled

31/10/2018
9:30 am - 3:00 pm
DToC Roadshow - Preparing for Winter 2018/19

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HICM Questionnaire

19/09/2018
9:30 am - 11:30 am
BCF Leads Network - September 2018
Coin Street Neighbourhood Centre, South Bank London
11/07/2018
9:30 am - 11:30 am
BCF Leads Network - July 2018
Coin Street Neighbourhood Centre, South Bank London
23/05/2018
9:30 am - 11:30 am
BCF Leads Network - May 2018
Coin Street Neighbourhood Centre, South Bank London
24/04/2018
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
DToC Roadshow - Learning from Winter 2017/18
Emirates Stadium, London

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A review of local initiatives to manage Delayed Transfers of Care over the 2017/18 winter period. Aims:

  • Share good practice around implementing the High Impact Change Model
  • Use the learning from 17/18 winter to plan for 18/19 winter
  • Review high impact change model self-assessment and implementation progress – this will be supported by a range of system leaders.
17/04/2018
10:30 am - 12:30 pm
BCF Leads Network - April 2018
Coin Street Neighbourhood Centre, South Bank London
24/01/2018
9:30 am - 11:30 am
BCF Leads Network - January 2018
Coin Street Neighbourhood Centre, South Bank London
22/11/2017
9:30 am - 11:30 am
BCF Leads Network - November 2017
Coin Street Neighbourhood Centre, South Bank London
03/11/2017
12:30 pm - 4:00 pm
DToC Counting Workshop (Nov 2017)

 

17/10/2017
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
DToC Roadshow - Preparing for Winter 2017
27/09/2017
9:30 am - 11:30 am
BCF Leads Network - September 2017
Coin Street Neighbourhood Centre, South Bank London
18/09/2017
12:30 pm - 5:00 pm
London Home First Workshop (AHP / D2A)
09/08/2017
9:30 am - 11:30 am
BCF Leads Network - August 2017
Coin Street Neighbourhood Centre, South Bank London
01/08/2017
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
DToC Roadshow

 

 

28/06/2017
9:30 am - 11:30 am
BCF Leads Network - June 2017 [D2A Surgery]
Coin Street Neighbourhood Centre, South Bank London

Aims:

• To support an improved understanding of existing good practice and barriers to further D2A implementation in London
• To find out how areas are measuring D2A implementation and effectiveness and support discussions to identify whether a suggested common set of metrics would be helpful
• To identify opportunities for bespoke support to systems in implementation of D2A
• To work with ECIP, NHSE, LondonADASS and others to mobilise support for D2A implementation
• To gather existing materials and create new materials in order to be able to provide a set of practical resources for systems to use to implement D2A
• To feed back to the relevant networks and to the Care Closer to Home programme


Surveys

 

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