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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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Personal health budgets update – Winter 2012

The bumper Winter 2012 edition of ‘Update’, the personal health budgets information sheet, has been published – including all the news about national rollout of the policy across the NHS. This edition includes: Headline story: Personal health budgets to roll … Read more → – Personal health budgets update – Winter 2012

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Amendments to legislation to enable independent prescribing by physiotherapists and podiatrists to go before Parliament

Ministers have given their approval for amendments to legislation  to be laid before Parliament, enabling independent prescribing responsibilities to be extended to physiotherapists and podiatrists. Introducing independent prescribing to these two groups of clinicians will enable the development of new … Read more → – Amendments to legislation to enable independent prescribing by physiotherapists and podiatrists to go before Parliament

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The QIPP collection on NHS Evidence provided by NICE

The QIPP collection on NHS Evidence (www.evidence.nhs.uk/QIPP) provided by NICE shows how staff are saving money without compromising quality. If the examples in the collection were adopted by just 50% of eligible organisations, they have the potential to save the … Read more → – The QIPP collection on NHS Evidence provided by NICE

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