Supporting Quality Provision Brenda Williams  Interim Chief Executive
UKRC vision <ul><li>Access in the UK to quality rehabilitation comparable to the best, internationally </li></ul><ul><li>A...
UKRC’s Purpose <ul><li>Representation: a voice for rehabilitation </li></ul><ul><li>Engagement with stakeholders </li></ul...
Partnership with BSI <ul><li>Series of meetings to consider BSI standards </li></ul><ul><li>Publicly Available Specificati...
PAS 150 <ul><li>Based on a recognition of the complexity of rehabilitation </li></ul><ul><li>Aimed to improve outcomes for...
PAS 150’s purpose <ul><li>Provision for all disabilities and health conditions by all practitioners </li></ul><ul><li>Foun...
Challenges <ul><li>Terminology e.g. rehabilitation </li></ul><ul><li>Fragmentation of provision </li></ul><ul><li>No singl...
PAS 150 relationship with other products
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PAS 150 rehabilitation BSI code of practice - supporting quality provision - Brenda Williams - UK Rehabilitation Centre

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PAS 150 Providing rehabilitation services. Code of practice is the document to help you benchmark your rehabilitation services.

If you provide rehabilitation services (in health, social care or the employment sector), then a new guide will help you achieve better quality care for people with any disability or health condition.

PAS 150 (Publicly Available Specification) is a landmark new code of practice that BSI, the UK Rehabilitation Council, and Department for Business Innovation and Skills have published.

This guide is intended to help healthcare providers reduce risk and defend decisions and actions. PAS 150 aims to stimulate innovation and commitment to excellence. It focuses on the interdependence between work, health and wellbeing.

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PAS 150 rehabilitation BSI code of practice - supporting quality provision - Brenda Williams - UK Rehabilitation Centre

  1. 1. Supporting Quality Provision Brenda Williams Interim Chief Executive
  2. 2. UKRC vision <ul><li>Access in the UK to quality rehabilitation comparable to the best, internationally </li></ul><ul><li>A seamless partnership between rehabilitation agencies across sectors </li></ul><ul><li>Agreed enforceable standards for providers </li></ul><ul><li>Rehabilitation integrated into legal culture </li></ul><ul><li>A ‘voice’ that advocates best practice, having the confidence of Government, service users, providers, and purchasers </li></ul>
  3. 3. UKRC’s Purpose <ul><li>Representation: a voice for rehabilitation </li></ul><ul><li>Engagement with stakeholders </li></ul><ul><li>Coordination, communication, signposting </li></ul><ul><li>Development of standards/quality assurance processes </li></ul><ul><li>Promotion of research </li></ul><ul><li>Organisation of events to promote learning </li></ul><ul><li> Accreditation/register of practitioners </li></ul><ul><li> Approval of courses/qualifications </li></ul>
  4. 4. Partnership with BSI <ul><li>Series of meetings to consider BSI standards </li></ul><ul><li>Publicly Available Specification (PAS) the most likely format – Code of Practice </li></ul><ul><li>Provides practical information of high-calibre quality </li></ul><ul><li>Offers a period for review </li></ul>
  5. 5. PAS 150 <ul><li>Based on a recognition of the complexity of rehabilitation </li></ul><ul><li>Aimed to improve outcomes for service users through setting benchmarks for good practice </li></ul><ul><li>Supports the Government’s agenda for health and work, and well-being </li></ul><ul><li>Developed with a broad church of stakeholders </li></ul>
  6. 6. PAS 150’s purpose <ul><li>Provision for all disabilities and health conditions by all practitioners </li></ul><ul><li>Founded on service user centred principles and practices </li></ul><ul><li>Aims to improve quality, efficiency, value and outcomes of rehabilitation services </li></ul><ul><li>Supports and encourages evidence-based practice </li></ul><ul><li>Can be used as a tool for service planning and development </li></ul><ul><li>Aims to stimulate innovation and commitment to excellence </li></ul>
  7. 7. Challenges <ul><li>Terminology e.g. rehabilitation </li></ul><ul><li>Fragmentation of provision </li></ul><ul><li>No single core discipline </li></ul><ul><li>Funding </li></ul><ul><li>Credibility </li></ul><ul><li>Conflicts of interests </li></ul><ul><li>Standards devised by other bodies </li></ul><ul><li>Regulation of standards </li></ul>
  8. 8. PAS 150 relationship with other products
  9. 9. www.rehabcouncil.org.uk

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