In the lead up to the self-assessment
deadline (30th June 2020) HEE LKSL will help prepare
services through the webinars and documentation we have already provided.
We will aim to provide additional
assistance in response to local requirements and answer any questions which you
might have about your services.
From July to October 2020 the regional LKS Leads teams will be working on validating your self evaluation and consistency checking our validations to ensure they are as equitable as possible. Each self evaluation will be reviewed by two LKSL colleagues with access to an adjudicator if agreement cannot be reached. You can view the flowchart for the process here.
Calibration 2020 will take place in
November. This will involve the senior
LKS Leads and again ensure equity and consistency.
Finally in November/December 2020 you
will receive the report back to the organisation reflecting your validated
There are various things which you may
wish to start doing as you prepare for the baseline self assessment in June
Check out the Outcomes
on the Knowledge for Healthcare blog. Here you will find links to the webinars
referred to elsewhere in these illuminations, a copy of the Outcomes Framework
itself and other useful documents.
You may wish to start completing the Pen
your service and the organisation(s) it serves.
It may also be useful to review the self
assessment documentation and perhaps start to think about where
your service and organisation currently sit on the levels and what evidence you
If you have any questions or queries
remember that we have produced a handbook and
which help to define and explain terms used in the Outcomes Framework, together
with a page of Frequently
Asked Questions which
may also help.
If none of these answer your question
please contact the team member(s) from your region: