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Dementia A GPs view on commissioning. Providers Network meeting Dr Martin Freeman Dr Nick Cartmell. The challenges on-going. Resource limitation More for less Conflicting demands Strategy documents ( a threat or an opportunity?). The challenges - new world.

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Dementia a gps view on commissioning

DementiaA GPs view on commissioning

Providers Network meeting

Dr Martin Freeman

Dr Nick Cartmell


The challenges on going

The challenges on-going

  • Resource limitation

  • More for less

  • Conflicting demands

  • Strategy documents ( a threat or an opportunity?)


The challenges new world

The challenges- new world

  • Out with the old / In with the new

  • Consortia

  • Increased GP / clinical involvement

  • Health and well being boards

  • Commissioning board

  • What else?


The challenges dementia

The challenges- dementia

  • Demographic shift – issues of capacity

  • Early diagnosis – increased prevalence

  • Living well with dementia – issues of long term support

  • Management of problems

  • Medicines management – anti dementia & antipsychotic drugs.


The challenges dementia a long term condition

The challengesDementia – A long term condition.

  • A long term condition

  • Much of LTC management is core work for primary care

  • What bits can primary care do?

    - GP core contract ?

    - or other professional with special interest ?

  • What should be commissioned from providers?


A challenge to us all

A challenge to us all

  • Do we have agreed standards?

  • A pathway – who develops and owns?

  • Partnership v Commissioner/Provider split

  • Provider – responsive or proactive?

  • What is the USP of a provider service?


Memory assessment proposed standards

Memory assessment – proposed standards

  • Early ?

  • Which patients ?

  • Exclusion of physical cause – role of scans?

  • Diagnosis includes subtype – how important?

  • Shared definition of MCI and actions?

  • Giving the diagnosis ?

  • Care planning?

  • The person - the carer ?

  • Education


Living well with dementia problem management

Living well with dementia& problem management

  • Long term support / navigation

  • Assessment and management of symptoms

  • Medicines management

  • Planning


Discussion the future

Discussion - the future

  • What is your USP?

    • Memory assessment

    • Longer term support

  • What needs to be in place?

    - agreed standards? /commissioning pack?

    - what else

  • What behaviours need to change?


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