Bassetlaw Commissioning Organisation (BCO) Steve Kell Executive Chair. Summary. Formed April 2010 110k approx patients 5 Exec members (Planned, Unplanned, Prescribing, Follow-Ups, Finance/Chair) Practice Leads, members involved. Constitution/Heads of Agreement. Progress. PCT Support
Bassetlaw Commissioning Organisation (BCO)Steve KellExecutive Chair
Formed April 2010
110k approx patients
5 Exec members (Planned, Unplanned, Prescribing, Follow-Ups, Finance/Chair)
Practice Leads, members involved.
Constitution/Heads of Agreement.
Key Partnerships and support
Practice commissioning reports
Reward Scheme/referrals already reducing.
Practice Support Teams
Winter planning group.
Pathways – MSK/Dermatology/Ophthalmology
Palliative Care spec completed
About to go to consultation
Encourages patient awareness and engagement
Learning curve/in at the deep end!
Monthly Exec to Exec meetings
Place on PCT Board/NED support.
Shadow role – budgets to be delegated soon.
LA/Public Health key
Secondary Care engagement.
Agreed (flexible) structure for future
Hold chair appointed GPs to account
Clinical Engagement Group
- Hold board to account
- Give local mandate to board
- Vote on elected members
- % voting rights
- 2 x NED
- 1 x Patient Rep
- 1 x Local Authority
- 1 x independent GP
Total of 5
Supportive challenge to board
Governance and external links
3.5 Sessions per week
Appointed – 3 year contract
*GP1 *GP2 GP3 GP4 GP5 GP6
Appointed Appointed Elected Elected Elected Elected
2 yr Contract 2 yr Contract 2-3 yearly 2 – 3 yearly term
* Need JD - Advert
- Who would interviewBCO GP
Acute trust –
GPs 3, 4, 5 & 6 should ideally not be from the same practice
One of GPs 3, 4, 5, or 6 should be vice chair.
Commissioning Support Unit