Monthly Archives: February 2013

Medical Directors’ Bulletin: issue 130, February 2013

The February 2013 edition of the Medical Directors’ Bulletin includes the Healthcare Innovation Expo and the first Medical Leaders’ Conference, enter the NHS Innovation Challenge 2013, new guidance published for patients’ and their electronic health and care records, College of … Read more → – Medical Directors’ Bulletin: issue 130, February 2013

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Any qualified provider (AQP) implementation packs published

The Department of Health (DH) has published the updated versions of the choice of any qualified provider implementation packs on the AQP Resource Centre website. These packs contain example service specifications, prices and other information to support commissioners to commission … Read more → – Any qualified provider (AQP) implementation packs published

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Hospital activity data, December 2012

The Department has published the latest statistical data relating to elective and non-elective in-patient admissions, outpatient referrals and attendances for first consultant outpatient appointments. The information relates to provider and commissioner based data and is gathered from providers within NHS … Read more → – Hospital activity data, December 2012

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Improving the value of eye care – new glaucoma commissioning resource

New guidance for commissioners of eye care from the College of Optometrists and the Royal College of Ophthalmologists has been published. Written by leading eye care clinicians with support from experienced clinical commissioners at the National Association of Primary Care, … Read more → – Improving the value of eye care – new glaucoma commissioning resource

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Human Fertilisation Embryology Authority (HFEA) and Human Tissue Authority (HTA)

The Department of Health has now published its response to its consultation on proposals to transfer functions from the Human Fertilisation and Embryology Authority (HFEA) and the Human Tissue Authority (HTA). Taking all views into consideration, the Department has decided, … Read more → – Human Fertilisation Embryology Authority (HFEA) and Human Tissue Authority (HTA)

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