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NHS Commissioning Board authorises third wave of clinical commissioning groups

Another 62 clinical commissioning groups (CCGs) have been authorised by the NHS Commissioning Board, taking the total to 163, serving 42 million people. Local clinicians have now been given the green light to take control of the NHS budget in … Read more → – NHS Commissioning Board authorises third wave of clinical commissioning groups

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Update from Barbara Hakin

Welcome to the August issue of the GP and Practice Team Bulletin. Preparations for the new commissioning world continue at a great pace and a huge amount of work is taking place here at the NHS Commissioning Board Authority (NHS … Read more → – Update from Barbara Hakin

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Local commissioning arrangements for enhanced services

The NHS Commissioning Board Authority has published a fact sheet to describe the new local commissioning arrangements for enhanced services. From April 2013, clinical commissioning groups (CCGs) will be able to commission a wide range of community-based services to meet … Read more → – Local commissioning arrangements for enhanced services

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Draft Code of Conduct for CCGs when commissioning from GP practices

The draft Code of Conduct sets out the additional safeguards that clinical commissioning groups (CCGs) will be advised to use when commissioning services for which GP practices could be potential providers. The Code has been developed in partnership with emerging … Read more → – Draft Code of Conduct for CCGs when commissioning from GP practices

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Learning and support website tool for CCGs

The NHS Commissioning Board Assembly has published a comprehensive CCG learning and support web tool. The tool provides access to development resources that meet the learning needs for proposed CCGs during 2012/13. It is designed to support CCGs as they … Read more → – Learning and support website tool for CCGs

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