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Case manager (secondary care)

Case manager (secondary care)

Course overview:

This one day course has been designed specifically for anyone who undertakes the case manager role in investigations about practitioners which may emerge from the processes underpinning re-validation or from concerns raised about performance.

Training details:

Cost: Please see below (subject to changes)

Duration: 2 days

The course is interactive, using case studies to explore and develop key skills and knowledge required by case managers. The content can be tailored to meet the national framework and procedural requirements for any healthcare setting.


We offer training courses in England, Northern Ireland and Wales. Upon request we would be happy to discuss if you have specific needs or requests.


By the end of course, delegates will be able to:

  • explain why the decision to investigate in made
  • suggest other options to resolve performance concerns
  • describe roles and responsibilities of those involved in investigations
  • plan for an investigation which meets national requirements
  • describe the principles of robust and meaningful terms of reference and write effective terms of reference
  • recognise the key skills and attributes of a case investigator and case manager
  • describe the components of a robust investigation report
  • weight an investigation report against other known information
  • explain the characteristics of a management case
  • explain the role of the panel hearing and the importance of decision making based on fact
  • describe what happens after an investigation, including opportunities for remediation and options for interventions
  • describe the potential legal challenges to an investigation

Course topics

  • concerns about a doctor’s practice and the role of the case manager
  • dealing with concerns
  • writing terms of reference
  • managing the investigation
  • decision making and recommendations
  • interventions to resolve concerns
  • support for the case manager and case investigator (or investigation team)
  • how well did we do?
  • quality assurance of the case investigation process


In house (per organisation ) cost:

Face to face £6,450 + VAT

Virtual £5,200 + VAT

Public course (per individual) cost:

  • NHS trust or foundation trust in England – Please select this if your ticket is being funded by an NHS trust or foundation trust in England – £500 (no VAT)
  • NHS special health authority – Please select this if your ticket is being funded by an NHS special health authority e.g. Health Education England; Public Health England; NHS Digital – £500 (no VAT)
  • Delegates from Wales, N Ireland or Scotland – Please select this if your ticket is being funded by a health board or organisation in Wales, N Ireland or Scotland – £500 + VAT
  • Government department – Please select this one if your ticket is being funded by a Government dept e.g. Ministry of Defence – £500 + VAT
  • Independent healthcare provider and charity – Please select this if your ticket is being funded by an independent healthcare provider or charity delivering services to the NHS – £500 + VAT
  • Outside UK – If you reside outside of the UK – £500 (no VAT)
  • Other – If none of the above applies – £500 + VAT

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