Assignment: Prepare a Strategic commissioning intentions plan including priorities, target populations, intended outcomes and funding allocations.
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Assignment:
Prepare a Strategic commissioning intentions plan including priorities, target populations, intended outcomes and funding allocations.
Learning Outcomes 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 must be demonstrated

“Notice is hereby given that the assessed component of this Module must be submitted to Turnitin.” If you fail to submit the component through Turnitin, in accordance with the guidance provided on the Virtual Learning Environment (Moodle), a mark of 0 will be awarded for the component.”

Referencing; Standard Harvard referencing system.
Main aim(s) of the module:
The module aims to:

• The module will enable students to explore a range of current approaches to strategic commissioning within the health care environment
Main topics of study:

• Use of JSNAs and HNAs to assess current and future trends and the demand for healthcare
• Developing the strategic approach to addressing health needs in a locality.
• Developing commissioning intentions and plans
• Creation and management of Strategic Partnerships
• Methods to monitor process variation in healthcare
• Commissioning frameworks – Acute, Primary and tertiary care
• Strategic fit with local and national policy and commissioning priorities
• Critical evaluation of commissioning plans
Learning Outcomes for the module
At the end of this Module, students will be able to:

Knowledge

1. Identify and select sources of information and data needed to write a commissioning strategic plan.
2. Select and implement appropriate analytical techniques in strategy and commissioning

Subject-based practical skills

3. Select appropriate approaches to developing a commissioning strategic plan

Thinking skills

4. Explore aspects of the commissioning process for healthcare in a locality
5. Critique commissioning intentions, identifying strengths and weaknesses in process and outcome measures.

Skills for life and work (general skills)
6. Prepare a simple strategic plan for the commissioning of services in a locality with a high Index of Multiple Deprivation.
The clues are in the Learning Outcome
1. Identify and select sources of information and data needed to write a commissioning strategic plan.
2. Select and implement appropriate analytical techniques in strategy and commissioning
3. Select appropriate approaches to developing a commissioning strategic plan
4. Explore aspects of the commissioning process for healthcare in a locality
5. Critique commissioning intentions, identifying strengths and weaknesses in process and outcome measures.