Greater Manchester Effective Use of Resources

The Greater Manchester Effective Use of Resources (GMEUR) Team which sits within the Greater Manchester Joint Commissioning Team (GMJCT). The GMJCT is hosted by Oldham CCG.

The GMJCT is a delivery vehicle for the GM Joint Commissioning Board (GM JCB). The role of the GM JCB is to work as part of the wider GM Health and Care Partnership, to bring together clinical/political/managerial leadership from each of the 10 local integrated commissioning arrangements (localities) and to come to a single commissioning perspective on the transformation described in the GM Strategy.

The GM JCT will support the GM JCB's work by:-
  • Acting as a system convener connecting the work of the GM JCB across the system with other commissioning and provider groups and work streams. Standardising governance, decision making and service delivery across the system.

  • Directing and leading commissioners to enable GM-wide commissioning approach where economies of scale are appropriate and exploring opportunities for the integration of public services across GM.

  • Working collaboration with GM organisations leading on standardisation and the setting of GM principles for the commissioning of services.

  • Provision of specialist support to local commissioners in the delivery of their work by the development of a network of commissioners to enable communication and collaboration across GM.

  • Scoping and collation of expertise to enable best practice adoption and implementation across GM

  • Monitoring and reporting on performance of commissioning in GM. Evaluating needs and opportunities arising in the system to inform the future work of the Joint Commissioning Team

JCT Mission Statement

Enabling commissioning excellence to improve lives across Greater Manchester

  • We are Professional. We are reliable and consistent in our interactions with each other and our partners.

  • We are Respectful. We make an effort to understand each other and our partners.

  • We act with Integrity. We are open an honest with each other and our partners.

  • We work as a Team. We collaborate and build effective coalitions with each other and our partners.

  • We are Enthusiastic in the work we do. We work with energy and passion.

  • We are Innovators. And where necessary, will challenge the status quo.