Tagged: commissioning

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 … Read more → – Consultation on ensuring fair and transparent pricing for NHS services

Briefing gives short overview of the ban on age discrimination

This briefing, ‘Implementing a ban on age discrimination in the NHS – making effective, appropriate decisions’ gives a short overview of the ban on age discrimination. It is specifically aimed … Read more → – Briefing gives short overview of the ban on age discrimination

Report recommends which specialised services should be commissioned nationally

A report by the Clinical Advisory Group for Prescribed Services (CAG) has been published, recommending which specialised services for people with rare conditions should be commissioned nationally in England. Read … Read more → – Report recommends which specialised services should be commissioned nationally

2011-12 programme budgeting guidance

Guidance documents for the 2011-12 programme budgeting data collection are now available. Published on 12 June 2012 the programme budgeting guidance is aimed at supporting commissioners and NHS providers in … Read more → – 2011-12 programme budgeting guidance

Personal health budgets easy read leaflet published

A revised version of the information leaflet about the personal health budgets pilot programme, in easy read format is published. Personal health budgets is one of the ideas that the … Read more → – Personal health budgets easy read leaflet published

Consultations launched on sector regulation of health service

Two consultations that will help ensure that patients’ interests will be protected throughout the health service are launched today by the Department of Health. The consultations set out proposals for … Read more → – Consultations launched on sector regulation of health service

Consultation launched on proposals for commissioners to deliver best value

Proposals for regulations to protect patients’ interests by ensuring that commissioners always deliver best value are being consulted on by the Department of Health. The consultation sets out proposals for … Read more → – Consultation launched on proposals for commissioners to deliver best value