Resources


1 Introduction To This Framework

  • 2007 Handbook
    This handbook has been developed as a hands-on guide to the commissioning process and is designed to be used in conjuction with this website.
    Download Handbook web version.pdf Handbook web version.pdf
  • A1 Executive Endorsement
    This resource highlights the support from corporate directors, chief executives and chair persons from local authorities, PCTs and partner organisations around the East Midlands. This endorsements relates to the key principles within this framework and a commitment to use the guidance it provides.
    Download A1c Framework Endoresment.doc A1c Framework Endoresment.doc

2 Definitions And Values

  • A2 Recent Policy History
    Contributed by IPC
    Download A2 Recent policy history towards commissioning.doc A2 Recent policy history towards commissioning.doc

4 Levels Of Commissioning

  • A10 Four Levels Of NHS Commissioning

    Download A10 Four levels of NHS commissioning.doc A10 Four levels of NHS commissioning.doc
  • A6 Strategic Commissioning
    Taken from Making Ends Meet
    Download A6 GOOD PRACTICE TIPS Strategic Commissioning.doc A6 GOOD PRACTICE TIPS Strategic Commissioning.doc
  • A6 Joint Commissioning Matrix
    Contributed by IPC Dec 2006
    Download A6 Joint commissioning matrix December 06.doc A6 Joint commissioning matrix December 06.doc

5 Commissioning Principles

  • A8 The 10 Principles Elaborated

    Download A8 Principles Elaborated.doc A8 Principles Elaborated.doc

6 The Stages Of Commissioning

  • A9 DfES Joint Planning And Commissioning

    Download A9 DfES Joint Planning and Commissioning.pdf A9 DfES Joint Planning and Commissioning.pdf

7 Standards And Structures

  • A9 DfES Joint Planning And Commissioning

    Download A9 DfES Joint Planning and Commissioning.pdf A9 DfES Joint Planning and Commissioning.pdf

8 Commissioning Competencies

  • L7 The Perfect Commissioning Team

    Download L7 The perfect commissioning team.doc L7 The perfect commissioning team.doc
  • L2 Elected Members

    Download L2 Elected members.doc L2 Elected members.doc
  • L3 Commissioning Self Assessment
    Contributed by IPC
    Download L3 Commissioning Self Assessment.doc L3 Commissioning Self Assessment.doc
  • L8 Skills, Roles And Structures
    Contributed by IPC
    Download L8 Skills, structures and roles to support commissisoning in children's services Dec 2006.ppt L8 Skills, structures and roles to support commissisoning in children's services Dec 2006.ppt

10 Further Information

  • N1 CSIP Glossary

    Download N1 CSIP Glossary.pdf N1 CSIP Glossary.pdf

Stages Of Commissioning


1 Look At Outcomes

  • B1 Developing A Commissioning Strategy
    Contributed by IPC
    Download B1 Developing a commissioning strategy.pdf B1 Developing a commissioning strategy.pdf

2 Focus On Particular Groups

  • B8 10 High Impact Changes

    Download B8 10 High Impact Changes.pdf B8 10 High Impact Changes.pdf
  • C1 CAMHS Tier 4 Review

    Download C1 CAMHS Tier 4 Review.doc C1 CAMHS Tier 4 Review.doc
  • C14 Palliative Care Commissioning Strategy
    NSF November 2005 DfES/DH
    Download C14 Palliative care.pdf C14 Palliative care.pdf

3 Needs Analysis

  • D1 Engagement And Needs Analysis
    Contributed by IPC
    Download D1 Commissioning Engagement Matrix July 2006.doc D1 Commissioning Engagement Matrix July 2006.doc
  • Needs Assessment Methodology
    Taken from CSIP Commissioning eBook
    Download D7 Needs assessment methodology.pdf D7 Needs assessment methodology.pdf

4 Identify Resources, Set Priorities

  • E6 Risk Allocation Model
    Contributed by Office of Government Commerce
    Download E6 Risk Allocation Model.pdf E6 Risk Allocation Model.pdf

5 Plan Services - Focus On Prevention

  • F1 Market Gap Analysis Audit Tool
    Contributed by IPC
    Download F1 Gap analysis.ppt F1 Gap analysis.ppt

6 Commission Effectively

  • G1 Commissioning Strategy Template

    Download G1 Commissioning strategy template.doc G1 Commissioning strategy template.doc
  • G17 Service Specification
    Contributed by IPC Dec 2006
    Download G17 Model service specification Dec 2006.doc G17 Model service specification Dec 2006.doc

7 Pooled Resources

  • H5 Pooled Budgets Toolkit

    Download H5 Pooled budgets Draft Toolkit 19 Dec 06.doc H5 Pooled budgets Draft Toolkit 19 Dec 06.doc

8 Workforce And Management

  • I3 Outcomes Based Commissioning And Contracting
    Contributed by Commissioning News
    Download I3 Outcomes based contracting.pdf I3 Outcomes based contracting.pdf
  • I3 Outcomes Based Contracting

    Download I3 Outcome based contrating.doc I3 Outcome based contrating.doc
  • I14 Model Contract Clauses

    Download I14 Model Contract Clauses.doc I14 Model Contract Clauses.doc
  • I15 Good Practice In Writing Contracts

    Download I15 Good practice in writing contracts.doc I15 Good practice in writing contracts.doc

9 Monitor And Review

  • J2 PCT Maternity Fitness For Purpose Checklist

    Download J2 PCT Fitness for Purpose Children Aug 06.doc J2 PCT Fitness for Purpose Children Aug 06.doc
  • J1 Strategy Review Template
    Contributed by IPC
    Download J1 Strategy review template.doc J1 Strategy review template.doc