Tagged: NHS Constitution

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

Regulations on procurement, patient choice and competition published

Following the public consultation carried out in August 2012, the government has now laid regulations. These regulations are to help ensure that commissioners’ decisions on buying clinical services are transparent … Read more → – Regulations on procurement, patient choice and competition published

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

Expert group to oversee strengthening of NHS Constitution

The proposed strengthening of the NHS Constitution will be overseen by an expert group chaired by Minister of State for Care Services Norman Lamb. The group’s role will be to: … Read more → – Expert group to oversee strengthening of NHS Constitution

Equality assessment on establishment of NHS Constitution Right

The Department undertook an equality screening assessment in relation to a package of work to deliver this right.  The equality assessment was not published at the time, but is now … Read more → – Equality assessment on establishment of NHS Constitution Right

The week issue 272 2-8 November 2012

On the agenda this week: an ambitious project to register one million ‘dementia friends’ by 2015 is one of the next steps in the Prime Minister’s Dementia Challenge; the Department … Read more → – The week issue 272 2-8 November 2012

Views sought on strengthening NHS Constitution

Proposals to strengthen the NHS Constitution are set out for public consultation today, with the NHS, patients and public are all being asked to respond. The main changes proposed cover: … Read more → – Views sought on strengthening NHS Constitution