To shape the care market to be fit for the future you need to understand your current market and pressures on demand both now and in the future. At IPC we have considerable experience in market analysis including conducting strategic market reviews for a number of local authorities and providers.
We've created a number of resources to help you analyse and assess your particular care market.
Self funder toolkit
Understanding the self-funding market in social care: a toolkit for commissioners. This is the second edition of IPC’s self-funder toolkit that helps local authorities understand their self-funder population in adult social care and to comply with the Care Act 2014
Funding of care providers
Owning up to care is a guide to the different legal models of ownership of care providers and some insight into the ways in which companies and organisations may be funded
Demand forecasting tools
The foundation for your JSNA, market position statement or demand forecast. These tools will help you plan the right care services for your local area in the future: