City Health Care Partnership Community Interest Company (CHCP) became the provision delivery arm of Hull Primary Care Trust in November 2008, delivering health care services such as district nursing, sexual health services and health visiting, with this list continuing to grow. CHCP became a social enterprise Community Interest Company (CIC) on June 1st. 2010. There are many changes associated with becoming a CIC, one of which is that they will be operating in a competitive environment and will have to demonstrate value for money to the commissioning arm of the Trust when services are reviewed.
Marie Curie is a national charity dedicated to providing those with cancer and other terminal illnesses, the care and support they need at the end of their life in the place of their choice, often their home or a hospice.
Lean Systems Thinking is a method for developing a continuous improvement culture that has been proven to work across many different organisations across the world. The Lean principles are currently being applied with varying degrees of success across the NHS