Reports and publications

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Innovation Excellence and Strategic Development Fund for 2012-13

The Innovation, Excellence and Strategic Development Fund (IESD) for 2012-13 is now closed for applications. The IESD Fund for year 5 was open from 25 June 2012 and closed on … Read more → – Innovation Excellence and Strategic Development Fund for 2012-13

Summary of cosmetic interventions call for evidence responses published

The responses to the cosmetic surgery review call for evidence have been published today. The call for evidence was issued to enable the public, cosmetic interventions industry and patient groups … Read more → – Summary of cosmetic interventions call for evidence responses published

Digital strategy: Leading the culture change in health and care published

The department has published its digital strategy, setting out its ambition to become a Digital First department of state, with digital tools and techniques embedded throughout its work. The strategy … Read more → – Digital strategy: Leading the culture change in health and care published

Draft reference costs guidance for 2012-13 published

Draft guidance for the collection of 2012-13 reference costs from NHS trusts and NHS foundation trusts in July 2013 has been published today for comment and feedback. The intention is … Read more → – Draft reference costs guidance for 2012-13 published

Cancer services coming of age report published

The cancer services coming of age report summarises a series of pilots that tested whether appropriate assessment of older cancer patients would result in improved access to appropriate cancer treatment, … Read more → – Cancer services coming of age report published

Payment by Results for acute and mental health services – road test of the 2013-14 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 for acute and mental health services – road test of the 2013-14 package

Payment by Results 2013-14 road test package

The road test exercise provides an opportunity for the service to test out the new tariff and supports the planning process. As in previous years the main focus of the … Read more → – Payment by Results 2013-14 road test package