Helping local systems implement trusted assessment
One of the eight system changes identified by the High Impact Change Model considers the use of trusted assessors.
Through the use of a trusted assessor, we can reduce the numbers and waiting times of people awaiting discharge from hospital and help them to move from hospital back home or to another setting speedily, effectively and safely. This guide describes how local systems could implement trusted assessment. It is for each local system, including all parties involved in a trusted assessor scheme, to agree how that scheme will operate and be funded and implemented.