Head of Commissioning ??? Planned Care

West Midlands Region
16 Jan 2019
13 Feb 2019
Public Sector
Job Type
Contract Type
A large healthcare organisation is looking to appoint an experienced Planned Care Commissioner for a period of 3 months.

Main Responsibilities:

- Develop and deliver an efficient, effective, safe and transformational planned care strategy capable of meeting all statutory, regulatory and NHS requirements ensuring alignment with the local acute Trust strategy;
- Provide assurance to the CCG Governing Body, Executive team and senior managers that the CCG's planned care strategy meets regulatory requirements and is in line with national best practice;
- Provide leadership for the planned care and QIPP programme to promote quality improvement and cost-effective services across the health system;
- Provide leadership in developing innovative approaches to service delivery in partnership with local providers and the wider health care system;
- Ensure robust decision making through adherence to the CCG governance processes;
- Provide management and be accountable for a designated planned care budget;
- Develop and implement qualitative and quantitative measures to determine performance against the organisational strategy;
- Report progress against the strategy through personal representation at senior management forums and by written reports to appropriate boards and groups of staff;
- Present complex information on all aspects of function practice in a clear, understandable and audience-appropriate manner to senior management and board level groups.

A successful candidate will have:

- Extensive knowledge of Planned Care, acquired through working within similar level appointments in CCGs;
- Must have an understanding of the background to and aims of current healthcare policy around Planned Care and appreciate the implications of this on engagement.

For further information on this role please contact Donna Larder on (phone number removed) or email (url removed)