Facere Melius has launched a full LeDeR support service to assist CCGs clear backlogs and provide sustainable timely reviews going forward. 


Lucy Watson, our LeDeR clinical lead is leading this programme. A former Director of Nursing and Quality she has unmatched experience in LeDeR delivery, having led Muti-Agency Reviews (MARs), including the first MARS after the McGowan Review. 


"Experienced and trained reviewers"

Our service includes:

  • clinical lead oversight

  • full provision of a Local Area Contact (LAC)

  • trained reviewers

  • experienced clinical administrators to support reviewers

  • quarterly provision of meta-analysis on themes to the LAC steering group

  • project management against pre-agreed KPIs


"Peer challenge and secure online forums"

We provide: 

  • an established consistent methodology that identifies when other types of reviews need to be undertaken

  • a buddy programme to support new reviewers

  • transparent processes accompanied by robust governance to help commissioners monitor procedures and outcomes

  • peer challenge and support for reviews, including secure online forums

  • experienced reviewers to undertake intricate or challenging MARs


"Families are central to our process"

We are committed to:

  • ensuring families are central to the process, we will support and guide them to engage in their preferred way

  • developing recommendations that are robust, proportionate, practicable and deliverable


"Fixed cost per review"

We offer this service at fixed cost per review and a pre-agreed cost for each MARs.