Tagged: clinical commissioning groups

Determining arrangements for supporting research in primary and community care

A discussion paper, Determining arrangements for supporting research in primary and community care, has been published. The paper aims to support local organisations, in collaboration with local networks, to consider … Read more → – Determining arrangements for supporting research in primary and community care

Electronic cancer decision support tool initiative planned for 2013

Plans to pilot an electronic cancer decision support tool to help GPs detect cancer earlier have been sent out in a letter to trust chief executives. Cancer networks are now … Read more → – Electronic cancer decision support tool initiative planned for 2013

NHS Future Forum sets out ways to strengthen NHS Constitution

Recommendations for strengthening the NHS Constitution have been outlined by the NHS Future Forum to the Secretary of State. The Future Forum, chaired by Professor Steve Field, identifies three ‘essential … Read more → – NHS Future Forum sets out ways to strengthen NHS Constitution

Health intelligence requirements for local authorities set out

The Department of Health has set out the health intelligence requirements for local authorities and the actions local areas may wish to take to support their new public health duties … Read more → – Health intelligence requirements for local authorities set out

Public health advice service for clinical commissioning groups

This guidance aims to help local authority based Directors of Public Health and NHS commissioners with local planning in the transition year before the new healthcare system goes live in … Read more → – Public health advice service for clinical commissioning groups

Authorisation process for Clinical Commissioning Groups issued

A letter and a set of slides issued describe the authorisation process for clinical commissioning groups (CCGS) and have been sent to primary care cluster chief executives and local authority … Read more → – Authorisation process for Clinical Commissioning Groups issued

Guidance for local public health teams and clinical commissioning groups

The Department has today issued draft guidance on the healthcare public health advice – also known as the ‘core offer’ – that is aimed at helping commissioners with local planning … Read more → – Guidance for local public health teams and clinical commissioning groups