Commissioning Leads Network

Phil Porter

Phil Porter

DASS Lead: Phil Porter, Strategic Director – Adult Social Services, LB Brent

Membership: This network is open to commissioning leads in Local Authorities

Service Alerts

Key Aims for 2018/19

  • To collaborate regionally to deliver the Level 5 Certificate in Principles of Commissioning for Wellbeing (RQF) qualification
  • To develop a core set of quality standards to support quality improvement within home care and bed based care services
  • To develop the commissioning peer review methodology and training component
  • To populate the financial modelling tool for bed based care services

Resources

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Recent News

Workshop exploring how data can be used more effectively by Quality Information Sharing Panels

13th January 2020, 591/2 Southwark Street This workshop will look at how data can be used more effectively by Quality Information Sharing Panels to: Co-ordinate responses to market and provide failure[...]

Adult Social Care Outcomes Framework (ASCOF) Review

29th January 2020, 15:00 - 17:00 ADASS has been commissioned by the Department of Health and Social Care to undertake a review of the Adult Social Care Outcomes Framework (ASCOF). ADASS[...]

Transforming Care finance webinars

As part of our ongoing work to support Transforming Care we are inviting colleagues to one of our finance webinars in September. These are primarily to support commissioners, finance staff[...]

Future meetings and events

Date/Time Event Notes
29/09/2020
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Commissioners Network - September 2020
London Councils, London
15/12/2020
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Commissioners Network - December 2020
London Councils, London
23/03/2021
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Commissioners Network - March 2021
London Councils, London
22/06/2021
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Commissioners Network - June 2021
London Councils, London
21/09/2021
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Commissioners Network - September 2021
London Councils, London
14/12/2021
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Commissioners Network - December 2021
London Councils, London
22/03/2022
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Commissioners Network - March 2022
London Councils, London

Past network meetings and events

Date/Time Event Notes
23/06/2020
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Commissioners Network - June 2020

Microsoft Teams Meeting

27/03/2020
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Digital Event - March 2020

This event will be postponed until October at the earliest

24/03/2020
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Commissioners Network - March 2020

Microsoft Teams Meeting

02/03/2020
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Homecare Cost Modelling Tool - training session
London Councils, London

Open to Commissioning Leads, Finance Leads and Performance Leads

28/02/2020
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Use of Resources Workshop 2020
etc venues Avonmouth House,

Register

10/02/2020
10:30 am - 12:30 pm
Homecare Cost Modelling Tool - training session
London Councils, London

Open to Commissioning Leads, Finance Leads and Performance Leads

04/02/2020
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Homecare Cost Modelling Tool - training session
London Councils, London

Open to Commissioning Leads, Finance Leads and Performance Leads

29/01/2020
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Adult Social Care Outcomes Framework (ASCOF) Review
London Councils, London

ADASS has been commissioned by the Department of Health and Social Care to undertake a review of the Adult Social Care Outcomes Framework (ASCOF). ADASS are working with The Institute of Public Care (IPC), Oxford Brookes University to engage with key sector stakeholders. The purpose of the review is to consider how ASCOF can be made fit for the future so that it measures outcomes properly. The project is seeking to answer the following questions:
• What measures do you want to keep?
• What measures do you want to change?
• What new measures do you want to introduce?

Register here

13/01/2020
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Quality Information Sharing Panels
London Councils, London

Workshop exploring how data can be used more effectively

Register here

17/12/2019
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Commissioners Network - December 2019
London Councils, London
03/09/2019
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Commissioners Network - September 2019
London Councils, London
11/06/2019
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Commissioners Network - June 2019
London Councils, London
21/05/2019
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
DToC Roadshow – Learning from Winter 2018/19
Grange City Hotel, London

Enter Feedback

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
26/03/2019
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Commissioners Network - March 2019
London Councils, London
21/12/2018
9:30 am - 11:30 am
Commissioners Network - December 2018
London Councils, London
04/09/2018
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Commissioners Network - September 2018
London Councils, London
19/06/2018
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Commissioners Network - June 2018
London Councils, London
17/04/2018
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Commissioners Network - April 2018
London Councils, London
14/02/2018
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Commissioners Network - February 2018
London Councils, London
15/12/2017
9:30 am - 11:30 am
Commissioners Network - December 2017
London Councils, London
09/10/2017
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Commissioners Network - October 2017
London Councils, London

This meeting has been moved from 11th September 2017

24/08/2017
9:00 am - 3:00 pm
HABC Level 3 Award in Assessing Vocationally Related Achievement Induction day
London Councils, London

 Pre Reading 

9.00 Arrival. Coffee. ID checks All Assessors and Tristan to assist
9.30 Welcome Maddy
9.40 Session 1. Principles and requirements of assessment. Preparing and planning assessment
11.10 Break
11.25 Session 2 Involving learners and others. Assessment Decision making
12.40 Lunch
1.15 Session 3 Quality assurance, Legal and good practice requirements. information management,

Feedback, questioning

2.30 Assessment planning Trainee Assessors agree assessment with their assessors,plan first tasks on one file and agree a date for first professional discussion
3.30 Next steps, Goodbye and close. Maddy

N.B. Please bring with you one item of photo ID (eg Passport/Driving License)

03/08/2017
9:00 am - 3:00 pm
HABC Level 3 Award in Assessing Vocationally Related Achievement Induction day
London Councils, London

 Pre Reading 

9.00 Arrival. Coffee. ID checks All Assessors and Tristan to assist
9.30 Welcome Maddy
9.40 Session 1. Principles and requirements of assessment. Preparing and planning assessment
11.10 Break
11.25 Session 2 Involving learners and others. Assessment Decision making
12.40 Lunch
1.15 Session 3 Quality assurance, Legal and good practice requirements. information management,

Feedback, questioning

2.30 Assessment planning Trainee Assessors agree assessment with their assessors,plan first tasks on one file and agree a date for first professional discussion
3.30 Next steps, Goodbye and close. Maddy

N.B. Please bring with you one item of photo ID (eg Passport/Driving License)

17/07/2017
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Commissioners Network - July 2017
London Councils, London
15/05/2017
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Commissioners Network - May 2017
London Councils, London
14/03/2017
12:30 pm - 4:30 pm
South London Care Home Network Forum
Coin Street Neighbourhood Centre, South Bank London

Sensory

Presentations and speakers will include:

  • The Sensory Room: A multi-sensory stimulation for older people in care homes. Dr Anke Jakob, Faculty of Art, Design and Architecture, Kingston University
  • Understanding good nutritional care for people living with dementia in care homes. Professor Jane Murphy. Faculty of Health and Social Sciences, Bournemouth University
  • Making Mealtimes Matter. Robert Frampton, Bromley Community Healthcare.

Lunch will also be provided as well as a fantastic opportunity to network.

16/05/2016
10:00 am - 4:30 pm
Asset Based Community Development Workshop
South Camden Centre for Health, London
07/04/2016
9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Market Shaping workshop
23/03/2016
11:00 am - 3:30 pm
National market Development Forum

Presentations

10/03/2016
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Better use of Care at Home

Presentations

 

07/03/2016
10:30 am - 4:30 pm
The value of engaging people in service change - Healthwatch England event

Presentations

21/07/2015
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Exploring the options for integrated commissioning | The King's Fund (free online event)

This free live online event examines the options for moving towards integrated commissioning, as proposed in our report, Options for integrated commissioning

It is now being streamed live

Source: The King’s Fund

12/05/2015
9:45 am - 1:00 pm
London Market Development Forum: Promoting personalisation and enabling market diversity

Slides from the event

24/02/2015
9:30 am - 4:00 pm
London Care Act Regional Consultation Event - 24th February 2015

Slides from the event

28/01/2015
9:30 am - 3:00 pm
Use of Resources workshop with Professor John Bolton

Slides from the event


Surveys


SurveyStatus
Care Act temperature check Results
Care Certificate - local actions Results
Direct Payments Results
Homecare Providers: LLW Results
Meals on Wheels Results
Skills for Care National Minimum Dataset (NMDS) Results

 

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