Tagged: patients

Liverpool Care Pathway independent review: Public call for evidence launched

Members of the public were today invited to share their experiences of the Liverpool Care Pathway (LCP), both good and bad, as part of an independent review being chaired by … Read more → – Liverpool Care Pathway independent review: Public call for evidence launched

Overview of responses to NHS Constitution consultation published

The government has today published a report providing an overview of responses to the consultation on strengthening the NHS Constitution. This report sets out changes to the guiding ‘Principles of … Read more → – Overview of responses to NHS Constitution consultation published

Review of Liverpool Care Pathway outlined

The review looking at how the Liverpool Care Pathway (LCP) is being used in practice is to be chaired by crossbench peer Baroness Julia Neuberger. Baroness Neuberger, who is Senior … Read more → – Review of Liverpool Care Pathway outlined

Expert group to oversee strengthening of NHS Constitution

The proposed strengthening of the NHS Constitution will be overseen by an expert group chaired by Minister of State for Care Services Norman Lamb. The group’s role will be to: … Read more → – Expert group to oversee strengthening of NHS Constitution

Steps set out for greater patient involvement and more choice

The Government’s response to its consultation on proposals for greater patient involvement and more choice has been published today. For the first time, people who use mental health services will … Read more → – Steps set out for greater patient involvement and more choice

Updated national framework for NHS continuing healthcare and related tools

The national framework for NHS continuing healthcare and NHS funded nursing care sets out the principles and processes for determining eligibility.  It has been revised to reflect the new NHS … Read more → – Updated national framework for NHS continuing healthcare and related tools

NHS Mandate published

The first Mandate between the Government and the NHS Commissioning Board, setting out the ambitions for the health service for the next two years, is published today. The Mandate reaffirms … Read more → – NHS Mandate published