These Action Plans provide an example for an overall review of the Community Equipment Service model, and also a shortened example specifically for a review of Children’s equipment provision. These link to the ‘strategic framework’ diagrams to provide the required detail around the tasks and actions to be implemented.
This presentation can be used to facilitate discussion with key stakeholders to initiate a service review. It highlights the opportunities and key principles.
The purpose of the Joint Protocol is to ensure a robust and consistent approach to the assessment of need, and prescription of equipment, simplifying service pathways across service, agency, and geographical boundaries. This example has been developed by 7 Partners and includes the standardised roles and responsibilities for the provision of a wide range of equipment in different service settings across all Care Groups.
Protocols - arrangements for the provision of equipment for effective discharge
This example specifically covers the Protocol arrangements for the provision of equipment for effective discharge. It clarifies the multi-disciplinary assessment responsibilities, and service pathways.
Protocols - Children’s services Partnership arrangements
This example is specific to Children’s services Partnership arrangements. This was developed with Tayside Partners and can act as a standalone Protocol where no other Joint protocol (for wider care Group provision) exists.
Protocols - Education Eqipment
As above, this describes arrangements with Education Partners for the effective provision of equipment within school settings.