In order to receive NHS Continuing Healthcare funding individuals have to be assessed by Clinical Commissioning Groups (CCGs) according to a legally prescribed decision making process to determine whether the individual has a ‘primary health need’.
There are two types of NHS Continuing Healthcare:
For further information on NHS Continuing Healthcare, see the:
- Department of Health and Social Care part of the gov.uk website at: National framework for NHS continuing healthcare and NHS-funded nursing care
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