Northern Ireland Local Commissioning Group

Description

A Northern Ireland Local Commissioning Group  is an  ORGANISATION  in Northern Ireland.

Northern Ireland Local Commissioning Group  carry out a range of functions with respect to the commissioning of health and social care for people within their area, including:

  • assessing health and social care needs

  • planning health and social care to meet current and emerging needs

  • securing the delivery of health and social care to meet assessed needs.

In exercising these functions, the Northern Ireland Local Commissioning Group  have regard to improving the health and social well-being of people in the area within which they exercise their functions, and improving the availability and quality of health and social care in that area.

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Also Known As

This NHS business definition is also known by these names:

Context Alias
Formerly Local Commissioning Group (Northern Ireland)
Plural Northern Ireland Local Commissioning Group

Where Used

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NHS Business Definition Northern Ireland Local Commissioning Group references in description Northern Ireland Local Commissioning Group
Data Element ORGANISATION CODE (RESIDENCE RESPONSIBILITY) references in description Northern Ireland Local Commissioning Group
Data Element ORGANISATION IDENTIFIER (RESIDENCE RESPONSIBILITY) references in description Northern Ireland Local Commissioning Group
Supporting Information Organisation Coding Frames references in description Northern Ireland Local Commissioning Group