Individual Funding Requests
Our IFR team processes clinical applications for funding for an individual patient for a treatment or clinical intervention that falls outside existing contracts and commissioning arrangements.
- Active case management - including monitoring turnaround times, reviewing complex cases, timely management to ensure CCG performance standards met
- Continuous improvement using ‘LEAN’ principles
- A clinically based triage process - all clinical applications reviewed by public health consultant or pharmacists
- Consistent application of criteria and/or policies
- Effective data collection to support decision-making
- Panel member training
- Clear and transparent process for appealing IFR decisions or making complaints
- Ensuring compliance with new policies and procedures.
- Access to expert advice with a dedicated coordinator and senior team member
If you would like further information, please contact our Business Development team.