Tagged: commissioning

Regulations on procurement, patient choice and competition laid

The government has laid regulations on procurement, patient choice and competition. The regulations are to help ensure that commissioners’ decisions on buying clinical services are transparent and fair, and that they improve the quality and efficiency of health care services … Read more → – Regulations on procurement, patient choice and competition laid

Regulations on procurement, patient choice and competition published

Following the public consultation carried out in August 2012, the government has now laid regulations. These regulations are to help ensure that commissioners’ decisions on buying clinical services are transparent and fair, and that they improve the quality and efficiency … Read more → – Regulations on procurement, patient choice and competition published

Response to consultation on proposals for commissioners to deliver best value published

13 February 2013 update* The Department of Health’s response to the consultation on proposals to protect patients’ interests by ensuring commissioners operate within a framework of rules to secure the best clinical services for patients and deliver best value has … Read more → – Response to consultation on proposals for commissioners to deliver best value published

Consultation on ensuring fair and transparent pricing for NHS services

A  consultation to help ensure fair and transparent pricing for NHS services is opened today by the Department of Health. From April 2014, Monitor and the NHS Commissioning Board will take over responsibility for pricing NHS services from the Department. … Read more → – Consultation on ensuring fair and transparent pricing for NHS services

Read transcript of webchat on licensing and procurement

The transcript of the recent webchat on licensing and procurement is now available. During the event, Sebastian Habibi, Deputy Director, Competition Management, along with Jacqueline Naylor and Matthew Henry from the DH sector regulation policy team responded to a variety … Read more → – Read transcript of webchat on licensing and procurement