Management resources

Information, guidance and best practice for managers working in the NHS.

Launch of consultation on legislation on indemnity insurance

A consultation is launched on legislation that would mean all regulated healthcare professionals have to hold indemnity or insurance to practise. The consultation will run from 22 February to 17 … Read more → – Launch of consultation on legislation on indemnity insurance

Details of implementation of tariffs for education and training announced

The details for the implementation of tariffs for education and training have been announced. Moving to a tariff based system for education and training will enable a national approach to … Read more → – Details of implementation of tariffs for education and training announced

Death certification reforms update: newsletter issue 2

Welcome to the first newsletter of 2013. There have been a number of important developments to share with you since the last newsletter. the Francis Inquiry report was published on … Read more → – Death certification reforms update: newsletter issue 2

Reference costs guidance for 2012-13

Following feedback from the NHS on draft guidance, including on equalities issues, this final guidance sets out requirements for the collection of 2012-13 reference costs from NHS trusts and NHS … Read more → – Reference costs guidance for 2012-13

HIV outpatient pathway updated guidance available

Further guidance is being published to support the implementation of the mandatory adult HIV outpatient and Payment by Results currency. This documentation replaces the previously published guidance. HIV outpatients – … Read more → – HIV outpatient pathway updated guidance available

Best Practice Tariffs and their impact

The Audit Commission has published a report entitled ‘Best practice tariffs and their impact’, which sets out their assessment of how Best Practice Tariffs impact at a local level and … Read more → – Best Practice Tariffs and their impact

Introduction of Best Practice Tariffs: qualitative and quantitative evaluation

An evaluation of the introduction of best practice tariffs (BPT) has been published. The evaluation was commissioned by the Department of Health and the research, carried out by health policy … Read more → – Introduction of Best Practice Tariffs: qualitative and quantitative evaluation