Tagged: commissioning

2011-12 programme budgeting guidance

Guidance documents for the 2011-12 programme budgeting data collection are now available. Published on 12 June 2012 the programme budgeting guidance is aimed at supporting commissioners and NHS providers in … Read more → – 2011-12 programme budgeting guidance

Personal health budgets easy read leaflet published

A revised version of the information leaflet about the personal health budgets pilot programme, in easy read format is published. Personal health budgets is one of the ideas that the … Read more → – Personal health budgets easy read leaflet published

Consultations launched on sector regulation of health service

Two consultations that will help ensure that patients’ interests will be protected throughout the health service are launched today by the Department of Health. The consultations set out proposals for … Read more → – Consultations launched on sector regulation of health service

Consultation launched on proposals for commissioners to deliver best value

Proposals for regulations to protect patients’ interests by ensuring that commissioners always deliver best value are being consulted on by the Department of Health. The consultation sets out proposals for … Read more → – Consultation launched on proposals for commissioners to deliver best value

Commissioning toolkit for respiratory services published

The chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) commissioning toolkit is published for NHS commissioners and chief executives. It aims to make it easier to commission better outcomes for people with COPD by … Read more → – Commissioning toolkit for respiratory services published

The Year 2011/12 – NHS Chief Executive’s annual report published

The year 2011/12 launched today at the annual NHS Confederation Conference and Exhibition. This is the annual report for 2011/12, in which Sir David Nicholson reviews the NHS achievements of … Read more → – The Year 2011/12 – NHS Chief Executive’s annual report published

Toolkit for commissioning of pathology services

A toolkit to support commissioning of community (ie direct access) pathology services has been produced by the Department of Health working with NHS Midlands and East. The Pathology Services Commissioning … Read more → – Toolkit for commissioning of pathology services