Friday February 9, 2018
The BOP DHB has entered into a new ‘Acute Demand Service’ agreement with the WBoP PHO. The new service has a much more dominant focus on caring for patients in primary care where appropriate rather than in hospital. This has meant a significant change to what has been known as the Coordinated Primary Options (CPO) service. Given this, it is important that you study and understand the changes set out in this paper.