Halton’s Rapid Clinical Assessment Team (RCAT) aim to support older people to remain at home during periods of acute illness, and prevent avoidable admissions to hospitals and the Accident and Emergency department.

Halton council’s single electronic assessment approach.  This holistic and person centred approach is used across all discharge pathways to commission services including: Intermediate Care, Reablement, Care Packages, and 24hr care placements.