Community Health Partnerships (CHP) provides a high quality and valued services to commissioners and local partners across England with the aim of delivering savings, increasing service integration and driving optimal use of the primary and community health estate.
Wholly owned by the Department of Health, we have a strong track record of adding value to the NHS, offering a unique blend of investment, property management and strategic estate planning expertise.
CHP is well placed to help deliver a new approach - working with commissioners and local partners, the Department of Health, the 49 Public Private Partnership LIFT Companies
CHP has established a dedicated investment function
Today there are 49 LIFT Companies delivering facilities within areas of greatest need and bringing real health benefits to those communities. Investment to date exceeds £2.5 billion and has delivered 339 facilities.
CHP provides dedicated Strategic Estates Planning
Through our Property Portfolio
In our role as Head Tenant, we provide professional property management services to effectively manage our estate through improved utilisation and contract management, driving out value from our property to contribute to wider system savings.
Strategic Estate Planning: Working with key partners across England to lead and support a strategic approach to the planning, use and disposal of the primary healthcare and community estate and to ensure the delivery of savings.
Property Management: Strategically manage the CHP Estate to deliver a sustained and better quality of care to patients at a lower cost to the public purse.
Public Private Partnerships: Ensuring that public sector investment in the LIFT Programme is protected and providing a high quality and professional service that delivers excellent value for money to the NHS and creates new investment opportunities.
Commercial Solutions: Developing new and innovative commercial solutions to improve the primary and community healthcare estate.
Corporate efficiency: Operating as a professional and highly performing organisation that is focused on delivering a high quality service and added value the NHS.
Partnership working is at the heart of everything we do and we are working with partners across all sectors to improve services on the ground.
Against a back drop of growing demands and static or reducing budgets, our focus is on supporting commissioners, CCGs, NHS England, GPs and Local Authorities to plan and utilise their estates efficiently and ultimately drive much needed savings.