Who Pays?

Determining responsibility for payments to providers

The Who Pays? guidance sets out the framework for establishing responsibility for commissioning an individual’s care within the NHS and determining who pays for a patient’s care.

Who Pays? (Aug 2013)

An amendment to paragraphs 33 and 34 of the Who Pays? guidance has been published on the ADASS web site.

For help in using the Who Pays? guidance, please email: england.responsiblecommissioner@nhs.net.

Information on Cross-Border Healthcare (the England / Wales border and international borders) for the NHS in England and Wales is available elsewhere on the NHS England web site.

The Commissioner Assignment Method (CAM) flowcharts and guidance are designed to assist providers to allocate the correct commissioner code within records they create for the services they provide.