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Continuing Healthcare and NHS-funded Nursing Care (CHC)

‘NHS Continuing Healthcare’ (NHS CHC) is a package of ongoing care that is 100% funded solely by the NHS where the individual has been found to have a ‘primary health need’ as set out in the National Framework for NHS Continuing Healthcare and NHS-funded nursing care.

NHS Continuing Healthcare and NHS-funded Nursing Care (CHC)

Collection reference:

R01108

DCB ID:

DCB2117

Frequency

Quarterly

‘NHS Continuing Healthcare’ (NHS CHC) is a package of ongoing care that is 100% funded solely by the NHS where the individual has been found to have a ‘primary health need’ as set out in the National Framework for NHS Continuing Healthcare and NHS-funded nursing care. Such care is provided to an individual aged 18 or over, to meet needs that have arisen, as a result of, disability, accident or illness.

The data set includes: number eligible for NHS CHC, incomplete referrals over 28 days, number of new referrals, number of referrals completed, number of referrals completed within 28 days, number of assessments completed, number assessed as eligible/ not eligible, number no longer eligible, assessment conversion rate, referral conversion rate, number of requests for a review of a CCG eligibility decision (and review outcome), previously unassessed periods of care, number of DSTs completed in acute/ non-acute setting and NHS-funded Nursing Care activity.

Launch and submission dates

Reporting period

Submission start date 

Submission end date
Q4 2020-2021 January to March 1 April 2021 16 April 2021
Q1 2021-2022 April to June 1 July 2021 14 July 2021
Q2 2021-2022 July to September  1 October 2021

14 October 2021

Q3 2021 -2022 October to December 4 January 2022

17 January 2022

Q4 2021 - 2022 January to March 1 April 2022 14 April 2022

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Guidance

Last edited: 16 March 2021 5:04 pm