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NHS Continuing Healthcare Funding

NHS Continuing Healthcare (“NHS CHC”) is a package of continuing care provided outside of hospital, arranged and funded solely by the NHS. “Continuing Care” means care provided over an extended period of time to a person aged 18 or above, to meet physical or mental health needs which have arisen as a result of a disability, accident or illness. If an individual is assessed as being eligible for NHS CHC funding (i.e. they are an individual with a primary healthcare need), then the NHS will have responsibility to pay for the entire package of care, including functions which may ordinarily be regarded as “social care functions”. 

Other types of funding include NHS Funded Nursing Care (“NHS FNC”), where the NHS is responsible for funding the costs of nursing provided by a registered nurse in a nursing home/care home registered to provide nursing.

Where Clinical Commissioning Groups (CCG’s) assess whether an individual is eligible for NHS Continuing Healthcare funding, they must have regard to the National Framework.

We can advise on a range of issues relating to NHS Continuing Healthcare under the Framework, including reviewing and advising upon the merits of challenging NHS CHC and NHS FNC funding decisions.

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