Open consultations

Details of DH consultations that are currently open.

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

Consultation on specialist palliative care measures

The Manual for Cancer Services is an integral part of the NHS Cancer Plan and modernisation of cancer services. A draft version of the Specialist Palliative Care Measures for inclusion … Read more → – Consultation on specialist palliative care measures

Consultation on HIV positive healthcare workers launched

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A consultation into relaxing the restrictions placed on the work that can be undertaken by HIV positive healthcare workers was launched today. This follows a review by a group of … Read more → – Consultation on HIV positive healthcare workers launched

Consultation regarding entry to NHS pharmaceutical market

The Department of Health is consulting on draft regulations concerning entry and exit in the NHS pharmaceutical market. The NHS Act 2006 requires the Secretary of State for Health to … Read more → – Consultation regarding entry to NHS pharmaceutical market

Duty of Candour consultation launched

A consultation has been launched on implementing a ‘Duty of Candour’, a contractual requirement on NHS providers to be open with patients when things go wrong with their healthcare. The … Read more → – Duty of Candour consultation launched