South East Clinical Senates

Independent, clinical and strategic advice for health systems in the south east

Meeting the Challenge – proposals to change hospital and community services across North Kirklees and Wakefield District

Clinical Review of the Outline Business Case for Meeting the Challenge proposals in Mid Yorkshire. The alignment relates specifically to enabling the reduction in approximately 171 hospital beds over the next 3 years. Senate report provides advice regarding the case for change, the assumptions regarding changes in services and its impact upon quality of care and clinical practice.

Clinical Senate

Yorkshire and Humber

Status:

Complete

Date:

Dec-13

Types of Work:

Clinical Review

Theme

Service Optimisation

Policy / Documentation

No

Specialised Commissioning

No

STP / ACS Development Plans

No

Urgent & Emergency Care

No

Multiple Clinical Services

yes

Children & Maternity

No

Cardiac

No

Stroke & Vascular

No

Mental Health

No

Respiratory

No

MSK

No

ENT

No

Community Services/ Hubs

No

Diagnostics / Hubs

No

Primary Care

No

Public Health

No

Care Planning

No

Communications

No

Workforce

No

Link to web page or report

http://www.yhsenate.nhs.uk/modules/reports/protected/files/meeting-the-challenge-senate-review-v2-3-final-may-2014.pdf