South East Clinical Senates

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

Sandwell and West Birmingham CCG, Stroke Service Reconfiguration

Stage II Clinical Assurance of the proposed Stroke Service Reconfiguration for Birmingham, Black Country and Solihull. The Clinical Senate was asked to consider whether the clinical case was made for reconfiguring stroke services to deliver specialist stroke centres providing Hyper-acute, acute stroke and TIA services.

Following the circulation of the draft Walsall Stroke Service reconfiguration report (v0.11) to Clinical Senate Council Members for virtual approval; a council member raised a query (8th January 2018) with regards to carotid artery surgery.

Clinical Senate

West Midlands

Status:

Complete

Date:

Jan 2014 and Jan 2018

Types of Work:

Clinical Review

Theme

Acute Reconfiguration

Policy / Documentation

No

Specialised Commissioning

No

STP / ACS Development Plans

No

Urgent & Emergency Care

No

Multiple Clinical Services

No

Children & Maternity

No

Cardiac

No

Stroke & Vascular

yes

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.wmscnsenate.nhs.uk/files/8814/4525/8647/WMCS_Stroke_Service_Reconfiguration_Review_for_Birmingham_Solihull_and_the_Black_Country_Final_Report_v1Oct2015.pdf http://www.wmscnsenate.nhs.uk/files/8214/4533/3594/WMCS_Stroke_Service_Reconfiguration_for_Birmingham_Solihull_and_the_Black_Country_-_Addendum_to_Report.pdf