Marginal Rate Investment

Guidance for commissioners on the marginal rate emergency rule and 30-day readmission rule’ document (non-statutory – published November 2016) suggested that commissioners should disclose on their website how they invested the Marginal Rate credit in accordance with the following : “The 30% of the value of emergency admissions above a provider’s baseline that is retained by commissioners should be spent on managing the demand for admitted emergency care.”

pdf Schemes commissioned in 2017/18 to reduce avoidable Non-Elective Admissions, improve emergency flow and discharges can be downloaded here. (286 KB)