With his required outcomes in mind, Bharat is reviewing the Start phase of the PCSCC.
Develop capacity and resilience
Establish authority and responsibility
Clarify the focus and set the outcomes
Map and engage stakeholders
Put people and their families at the centre
He needs to forge a new team out of three existing ones.
The new team needs to move the service users and their families towards relying more on their own resources and using direct payments to supplement them.
My team (the older people’s team) is strongest in meeting assessment timescales.
The physical disability team has the most people receiving direct payments.
The learning disability team are good on safeguarding.
Our new team needs to build on these strengths. And phase out any aspects that haven’t worked so well.