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The Reference Costs Advisory Group (RCAG) is to provide technical and practical advice on proposed changes and to support improvements to the annual reference costs collection guidance, further details can be found in the terms of reference. RCAG is chaired by Carolyn Wood, the PbR SHA Lead for the North West Region and membership of the group has representation from primary care trusts and NHS trusts as well as the Information Centre.

For an archive of previous minutes, see Reference Costs Advisory Group: minutes of meetings

Payment by Results: Reference Costs Advisory Group: December 2012 meeting

The December 2012 meeting of the Reference Costs Advisory Group (RCAG) included discussions on: feedback on Monitor’s costing publications draft reference costs guidance for 2012-13 data quality and validation Reference Costs Advisory Group: minutes of meeting held on 5 December … Read more → – Payment by Results: Reference Costs Advisory Group: December 2012 meeting

Payment by Results: Reference Costs Advisory Group: October 2012 meeting

The October 2012 meeting of the Reference Costs Advisory Group (RCAG) included discussions on: 2011-12 reference costs publication accountability and governance for reference costs potential changes for 2012-13 reference costs cost pools assurance exclusions NHS costing manual education and training … Read more → – Payment by Results: Reference Costs Advisory Group: October 2012 meeting

Payment by Results: Reference Costs Advisory Group: March 2012 meeting

The March 2012 meeting of the Reference Costs Advisory Group (RCAG) included discussions on: transition update – reference costs and the role of Monitor and the NHS Commissioning Board Monitor’s work on costing 2011-12 reference costs collection and publication other … Read more → – Payment by Results: Reference Costs Advisory Group: March 2012 meeting

Payment by Results: Reference Costs Advisory Group: December 2011 meeting

The December 2011 meeting of the Reference Costs Advisory Group (RCAG) included discussions on: progress update and update to RCAG work plan step by step guide to RECON workbook and reconciliation measuring reference costs quality and data timeliness proposed reference costs … Read more → – Payment by Results: Reference Costs Advisory Group: December 2011 meeting

Payment of Results: Reference Costs Advisory Group: October 2010 meeting

The October 2010 meeting of the Reference Costs Advisory Group (RCAG) included discussions on: terms of reference RCAG proposed workplan plan for updating the 2010/11 reference costs guidance reference costs – considerations when updating the guidance Audit Commission feedback on … Read more → – Payment of Results: Reference Costs Advisory Group: October 2010 meeting

Payment by Results: Reference Costs Advisory Group: October 2011 meeting

The October 2011 meeting of the Reference Costs Advisory Group (RCAG) included discussions on: RCAG terms of reference proposed work plan 2010-11 reference costs and other collections PbR assurance and reference costs audit draft 2011-12 reference costs guidance workbooks spells … Read more → – Payment by Results: Reference Costs Advisory Group: October 2011 meeting

Payment by Results: Reference Costs Advisory Group minutes: 17 March 2011

The March 2011 meeting of the Reference Costs Advisory Group covered discussions on the following: progress on action plan following review of reference cost additional guidance for 2010-11 collection reference cost collection user guide beginners guide to reference cost collection … Read more → – Payment by Results: Reference Costs Advisory Group minutes: 17 March 2011

Payment by Results: Reference Costs Advisory Group minutes: 22 November 2010

The November 2010 meeting of the Reference Costs Advisory Group covered discussions on the following: proposed changes to 2010/11 reference costs guidance patient transport services collection of mental health data HFMA costing special interest group costing and coding for chemotherapy … Read more → – Payment by Results: Reference Costs Advisory Group minutes: 22 November 2010