Reports and publications

All the latest reports and publications can be found in this section. You can also search the publications archive if you’re looking for an older document.

Guidance and toolkit for vulnerable adult interventions

The Building Partnerships, Staying Safe provides guidance and a toolkit for both healthcare organisations and frontline healthcare workers working with providing support and interventions for vulnerable individuals. The Building Partnerships, … Read more → – Guidance and toolkit for vulnerable adult interventions

Guidance on sharing data on overseas visitors’ debts to the NHS

The guidance on implementing the overseas visitors hospital charging regulations has been updated to advise NHS bodies how, and under what circumstances, they can share data concerning outstanding overseas visitor … Read more → – Guidance on sharing data on overseas visitors’ debts to the NHS

Technical guidance for the 2012/13 Operating Framework

Technical guidance published today lists all the indicators against which the NHS will be accountable nationally during 2012/13. It provides a detailed definition of each indicator, including how the indicator … Read more → – Technical guidance for the 2012/13 Operating Framework

Public health reform updates published

More details of the design of the new public health system, specifically the role and responsibilities of local government in public health, the operating model for the new executive agency … Read more → – Public health reform updates published

Launch of board governance guidance for aspirant foundation trusts

Guidance to help aspirant foundation trusts (FT) develop strong and sustainable governance has been launched today. A key part of achieving FT authorisation is passing a rigorous assessment of their … Read more → – Launch of board governance guidance for aspirant foundation trusts

Payment by Results – road test the 2012-13 package

The Payment by Results (PbR) road test exercise provides an opportunity for the NHS to test out the new tariff, and supports the planning process. The focus of the road … Read more → – Payment by Results – road test the 2012-13 package

Health Survey for England released

The 20th annual Health Survey for England has been published by the NHS Information Centre for health and social care. The Health Survey for England series was designed to monitor … Read more → – Health Survey for England released