Consultations

News about consultations from the Department of Health.

Local decision-making around fluoridation of drinking water: consultation responses

The summary of responses to the consultation on arrangements for future decision-making on the fluoridation of drinking water has been published. The department received 136 responses to the original consultation … Read more → – Local decision-making around fluoridation of drinking water: consultation responses

Response to the consultation on national performers lists for GPs, dentists and ophthalmic practitioners

The Department of Health’s response to the Performers List Regulations 2013 consultation has been published today. The consultation asked 18 questions to help determine how to amend the Performers Lists … Read more → – Response to the consultation on national performers lists for GPs, dentists and ophthalmic practitioners

Overview of responses to NHS Constitution consultation published

The government has today published a report providing an overview of responses to the consultation on strengthening the NHS Constitution. This report sets out changes to the guiding ‘Principles of … Read more → – Overview of responses to NHS Constitution consultation published

Responses to consultation on future of audit staff in trusts

The responses to the consultation on future of audit staff in trusts is now available. There were 66 responses in total. In July 2012, the National Advisory Group for Clinical … Read more → – Responses to consultation on future of audit staff in trusts

Response to consultation on proposals for commissioners to deliver best value published

13 February 2013 update* The Department of Health’s response to the consultation on proposals to protect patients’ interests by ensuring commissioners operate within a framework of rules to secure the … Read more → – Response to consultation on proposals for commissioners to deliver best value published

Department seeks views on NICE standards to improve quality of social care

Care and Support Minister Norman Lamb, today launched a 12 week consultation to establish a full set of NICE quality standards and guidance for social care. The Department is seeking … Read more → – Department seeks views on NICE standards to improve quality of social care

Response to consultation on front of pack nutrition labelling

The response to a joint consultation held on behalf of health ministers in England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland on front of pack  nutrition labelling has been published. UK health … Read more → – Response to consultation on front of pack nutrition labelling