Thanks to Musicmonkey for sending me links to this web site which is not my CCG but has more useful information on it than Somerset CCG
Forewarned if forearmed!
First one is 54 pages ( suck it up and print it, good stuff you need to know how their brains work and to make sure the 'professional' who puts in the individual funding claim DOES IT RIGHT!
Brighton and Hove Clinical Commissioning Group
Policy and operating procedures for the consideration of Individual Funding Requests (IFRs)
INDIVIDUAL FUNDING REQUEST FORM
PLEASE NOTE: The CCG requests that IFR forms are not handwritten; illegible forms will be returned.
Patient leaflet re indiv. Funding.
medical definition of clinical benefit
clinical benefit A positive effect of a therapeutic intervention.
Prolongation of life, reduction in pain, improvement in function, increased sense of well-being.
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