Tagged: commissioning

Consultation on cancer of unknown primary and community skin measures

A draft version of the cancer of unknown primary measures and the community skin cancer measures are being issued today for a three month consultation by stakeholders. The purpose of … Read more → – Consultation on cancer of unknown primary and community skin measures

NHS Standard Contract 2012/13 available

The NHS Standard Contract for 2012/13 is published today and brings together the previous four core contracts into a single restructured contract. The contract is for use by commissioners when … Read more → – NHS Standard Contract 2012/13 available

Advice on appointing health care chaplains in hospitals

New arrangements for the appointment of health care chaplains will come into place from 3 January 2012. A panel of health care chaplaincy appointment advisers drawn from the different religions … Read more → – Advice on appointing health care chaplains in hospitals

Assessment of strategy for improving cancer outcomes published

The first annual report on the strategy for improving cancer outcomes highlights the progress on implementation of the strategy and on improving cancer outcomes. Improving outcomes: a strategy for cancer … Read more → – Assessment of strategy for improving cancer outcomes published

JSNAs and joint health and wellbeing strategies explained

The document Joint Strategic Needs Assessments and joint health and wellbeing strategies explained published today aims to support development of a joint health and wellbeing strategy. The purpose of this … Read more → – JSNAs and joint health and wellbeing strategies explained

The week: issue 220

In this edition, read an update on the document Developing the NHS Commissioning Board, learn how to take part in a consultation to help make public services better and download … Read more → – The week: issue 220

Commissioning of substance misuse services from April 2013

A joint letter from Richard Bradshaw, the DH Director of Offender Health, and Rosanna O’Connor, the Director of Delivery for the National Treatment Agency for Substance Misuse, has been published … Read more → – Commissioning of substance misuse services from April 2013