Social Care Institute for Excellence – Commissioning for a better future: A starter for ten
An interesting report from SCiE which sets out some of the thinking around the evolution of commissioning approaches:
A framework for the future that sets alternative approaches to commissioning and how to achieve them.
A framework for commissioning for the future that sets out how commissioning can practically support the development of asset-based areas. Sets out good practice examples and alternative approaches to commissioning care and support across England. Provides examples (with links) of how better outcomes have been achieved through alternative and positive approaches to commissioning.
The document will interest commissioners and providers who wish to make better use of resources and achieve better outcomes for people but may also be of interest to people accessing care and support.
We can’t help noticing that the contribution of the PSTA to this space has been somewhat overlooked, so here in addition are some materials around our own thinking:
Commissioning is an approach to transformation
Commissioning is dead, long live commissioning
The Cabinet Office Commissioning Academy