The same day emergency care (SDEC) programme is part of the NHS England and NHS Improvement urgent and emergency care (UEC) transformation team.  

The national SDEC programme team supports and facilitates the implementation of the NHS Long Term Plan SDEC objectives. The key work streams for this programme are: 

  • Same day emergency care (SDEC)
  • Surgical same day emergency care (SSDEC)
  • Acute frailty
  • SDEC emergency care data set (SDECDS)
  • Commissioning for quality and innovation (CQUIN)

Further information on this programme can be found on the NHS England and NHS Improvement website here