Commissioning

AHP RTT Data set to flow

The first mandated referral to treatment (RTT) data for AHPs should start to flow from1 April 2013. This follows the publication of the CDS v6.2 Information Standards Notice last September, which includes AHP information.  While dietetics were originally omitted in … Read more → – AHP RTT Data set to flow

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New Video looks at Choice of Any Qualified Provider

A new film, ‘Any Qualified Provider: No Competition on Price; Only Competition on Quality’, has just been released to help informs clinicians, commissioners and patients about choice of Any Qualified Provider (AQP). The film shows how patients in the town … Read more → – New Video looks at Choice of Any Qualified Provider

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Community of Practice for Improving Adult Rehabilitation Services Established

The National Clinical Commissioning Community has established a new ‘Community of Practice’ for those who are passionate about local improvement to rehabilitation services  Members of the community will be able to meet others across the professions, in both health and … Read more → – Community of Practice for Improving Adult Rehabilitation Services Established

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Consultation on specialised commissioning

The NHS Commissioning Board (NHS CB) has added seven new draft service specifications and a further clinical policy for specialised commissioning to its consultation. The consultation period for these new additions will run until 22 February 2013. The newly published … Read more → – Consultation on specialised commissioning

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Registration now open for Chairs and clinical members

The NHS Commissioning Board Medical Directorate has now opened registration for membership of the 2013 Clinical Reference Groups (CRGs) which support directly commissioned specialised services. Recruitment is currently open for Chairs and clinical members. Further recruitment of non-clinical members will … Read more → – Registration now open for Chairs and clinical members

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