PPL win contract with NHS North West London CCG
PPL are delighted to announce that we have been awarded the contract to deliver the Personal Health Budget service for NHS North West London CCG.
Quarterly Personal Health Budget Data Analysis Q3
NHS England requires all CCGs to submit data on Personal Health Budgets quarterly. We have analysed the most recent data return to draw out some key observations.
Delivering One-Off Personal Health Budgets with Virtual Wallet
The latest NHS England Guidance (published in December 2021) advises that CCGs should use one-off personal health budgets to enable the care and support required to ensure a timely discharge from hospital. PPL's Virtual Wallet solution enables CCGs to manage rapid, same-day payments.
Virtual Wallet v Pre-Paid Cards
Many funding bodies continue to utilise pre-paid cards for administering direct payments and personal budgets. Pre-paid cards do have many advantages – indeed, we sought to emulate many of these when we conceived and built the Virtual Wallet solution. This article picks out some of the key differences.