Death Certification National Steering Group

To develop an improved system for death certification to ensure greater scrutiny of the medical certification of cause of death process.

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Death Certification National Steering Group: July 2011 meeting

The July  2011 meeting of the Death Certification Steering Group included discussions on: Government announcement on revised plans for coroner reform regulations for notification of deaths to coroners and amendments to the cremation regulations contractual relationships between LAs and doctors … Read more → – Death Certification National Steering Group: July 2011 meeting

Death Certification National Steering Group: January 2011 meeting

The January 2011 meeting of the Death Certification Steering Group included discussions on: transfer of responsibility from PCTs to local authorities of the appointment of medical examiners analysis of data received from pilots reforms of the death certification process e-Learning … Read more → – Death Certification National Steering Group: January 2011 meeting

Death Certification National Steering Group: October 2011 meeting

The October 2011 meeting of the Death Certification Steering Group included discussions on: issues or risks the new process having an affect on individual groups duty to examine the deceased prior to certification regulations on notifiable deaths to a coroner … Read more → – Death Certification National Steering Group: October 2011 meeting