Long Acting Reversible Contraception (LARC) Provision in primary care as a Mandated Public Health function
Purpose of Report:
· To outline current Long Acting Reversible Contraception (LARC) provision.
· To provide commissioning options appraisal for the provision of LARC as part of the mandated public health duties that are within the remit of Local Authority provision.
The Executive will be asked to request a decision on commissioning approach and budget.
Decision type: Key
Decision status: Decision Made
Wards affected: (All Wards);
Notice of proposed decision first published: 08/07/2019
Decision due: 26/09/19 by Executive
Reason: This item will now be considered by the Executive as it is a key decision.
Lead member: Executive Member for Health and Adult Social Care
Lead director: Director of Public Health
Department: Directorate of Health, Housing and Adult Social Care
Contact: Nick Sinclair Nick Sinclair, Public Health Specialist Practitioner Advanced, 01904 554353 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Engagement / market testing event as part of procurement
Existing sexual health needs assessment completed
Collaborative commissioning options explored with CCG, potential and existing providers, Local Medical Council
CCG; Local Medical Council; Sexual Health Service Providers; Primary Care Networks
- 27/09/2019 - Re-procurement of Primary Care Contraception Service
- 26/09/2019 - Executive Re-procurement of Primary Care Contraception Service 26/09/2019