This Section is designed for healthcare professionals and GP Practice staff.

For public information, please visit the Brighton and Hove CCG public home page.

Continuing Healthcare Guidance for Practice Colleagues

Help and Advice for Patients and Relatives

If you are a patient or relative and want information, please see the Continuing Healthcare page.

Guidance for Practice Colleagues

Please see the table below for the documents required to make an assessment for Continung Healthcare and Funded Nursing Care

If you are a health professional and need to speak to a member of the CHC Team, please call 01273 238800.


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The Checklist should be filled in by a professional currently caring for an individual.  Completed checklists should be emailed as a referral to

Please follow the link for the Continuing Healthcare Checklist

Fast-Track Assessments

If a person has a short prognosis and is rapidly deteriorating, they can be assessed using a Fast-Track tool.  This can only be completed by a medical professional who has knowledge of the person and their care.

Please follow the link for the Fast-Track Assessment Tool

Decision Support Tool (DST)

The professional who has completed the Checklist may be invited to attend the Multi-Disciplinary meeting to assist in completing the DST. 

Please follow the link for the Decision Support Tool