The Commissioning for Quality and Innovation (CQUINs) payments framework encourages care providers to share and continually improve how care is delivered and to achieve transparency and overall improvement in healthcare. The CQUIN framework supports improvements in the quality of services and the creation of new, improved patterns of care.

The following are the schemes that Lancashire Teaching Hospitals participate in for 18/19

Our local CCG schemes

NHS Staff Health and Wellbeing - there are 3 parts to this CQUIN


Reducing the impact of serious infections (Antimicrobial Resistance and Sepsis)


Improving services for people with mental health needs who present to A&E


Offering advice and guidance



Preventing ill health by risky behaviours


STP Engagement CQUIN


These are our Specialist Commissioners Schemes

Adult Critical Care


Nationally Standardised Dose Banding for Adult Intravenous Systemic Anticancer Therapy (SACT)


CUR Clinical Utilisation Review



Medicines Optimisation


Neonatal Community Outreach


Spinal Surgery MDT


Activation System for Patients with Long Term Conditions


Enhanced Supportive Care for Advanced Cancer Patients