Tagged: SHAs

New approval process for making severance payments to very senior managers

This letter from Sir David Nicholson sets out the new approval process to be followed when making a termination payment to very senior managers (VSMs) employed by primary care trusts … Read more → – New approval process for making severance payments to very senior managers

Be Clear on Cancer – update on activity

An update on the Be Clear on Cancer programme that promotes early cancer diagnosis, including the launch of the ‘reminder’ campaign on bowel cancer, is published today for the NHS … Read more → – Be Clear on Cancer – update on activity

2003-04 to 2010-11 programme budgeting data

Programme budgeting data is available at England and primary care trust (PCT) level for financial years from 2003-04 to 2010-11. The tool enables commissioners to identify: how they spend their … Read more → – 2003-04 to 2010-11 programme budgeting data

Review of local formulary processes to support Innovation Health and Wealth

The NICE Medicines and Prescribing Centre has been commissioned to develop supporting good practice guidance on local medicines formularies. This is likely to be published by the end of 2012. … Read more → – Review of local formulary processes to support Innovation Health and Wealth

Implementing the next stage in the transition to the new health and care system

NHS Chief Executive, David Nicholson, has written to NHS leaders to set out the next stage in the transition to the new health and care system. Two letters, one to … Read more → – Implementing the next stage in the transition to the new health and care system

NICE technology appraisals included in local formularies from 2013

Innovation Health and Wealth introduced a NICE Compliance Regime for technology appraisals. The aim is to support patient access to NICE approved medicines and technologies. Formularies have an important role … Read more → – NICE technology appraisals included in local formularies from 2013

Technical amendment to the category A8 ambulance response time

A letter has been sent out to strategic health authorities (SHAs) to request plans from ambulance trusts that demonstrate improvement in category A Red 1 performance. There is an expectation … Read more → – Technical amendment to the category A8 ambulance response time