PHN Planning in a commissioning environment

Page last updated: 21 September 2018

Intended audience: Primary Health Networks (PHNs)

This guidance for PHNs outlines the issues and characteristics of planning in a commissioning environment. PHN plans consider the needs, opportunities, priorities and options identified in PHN needs assessments.

The Department of Health and PwC produced the documents in 2015-16.

The guide covers:

    • Planning in a commissioning environment
    • PHN planning for commissioning 2016-18

The resources cover:

    • Developing a set of potential activities
    • Priority setting and choosing activities
    • Reviewing and ratifying the whole plan
PHN Planning in a commissioning environment – a Guide (Word 1253 KB)
PHN Planning in a commissioning environment – a Guide (PDF 1983 KB)
PHN Planning in a commissioning environment – Resources (Word 1411 KB)
PHN Planning in a commissioning environment – Resources (PDF 1684 KB)