The payment-by-results steamroller has paused. The Ministry of Justice has announced it is suspending its payment-by-results pilots in order to reconsider its strategy. What should the voluntary and community sector make of this?
We, in the sector, have long argued that we should be paid for outcomes. Put simply: reward us for success. And the early excitement was that payment-by-results would achieve this. It was thus welcomed by many, albeit with the proviso that we needed to know more about the detail. Read more »