Course corrections: how health care innovators learn from setbacks to achieve success – The Commonwealth Fund

This report examines new models for delivering and paying for health care to better serve vulnerable patients, including people with multiple chronic conditions, serious illnesses, or functional limitations, as well as those at risk of developing health problems because of

Emicizumab as prophylaxis in people with severe congenital haemophilia A without factor VIII inhibitors (all ages) – NHS England

NHS England will commission emicizumab as prophylaxis in people with severe congenital haemophilia A without factor VIII inhibitors in accordance with the criteria outlined in this policy.

Primary Medical Care Commissioning Internal Audit Ratings for Delegated Clinical Commissioning Groups as of 31 June 2019 – NHS England and NHS Improvement

This document is the first cohort of new ratings on delegated CCGs, highlighting where internal audits are finding CCGs are performing delegated primary medical care commissioning really well, but also helping to identify where improvements can be made.

Network Contract Directed Enhanced Service: Additional Roles Reimbursement Scheme Guidance – NHS England and NHS Improvement

This guidance document provides information on the additional roles reimbursement scheme, including the process by which Primary Care Networks (PCNs) can claim reimbursement for additional staff.

The causal effect of hospital volume on health gains from hip replacement surgery: (CHE Research Paper 168) – University of York Centre for Health Economics

This study investigates the causal effect of hospital volume on health gains from hip replacement surgery in the English National Health Service. It exploits a unique dataset, which links routine hospital records and patient-reported outcome measures (PROMs) for all public

CCG 360° Stakeholder Survey National Report 2018/19: Case studies of high performing CCGs – NHS England

A central part of the CCG assessment process is the CCG 360 Stakeholder Survey, case studies of good practice are presented in this report. A key aim of the survey is to enable NHS England to assess whether CCGs are

CCG 360° Stakeholder Survey National Report 2018/19: National Report – NHS England

A central part of the CCG assessment process is the CCG 360 Stakeholder Survey, the findings of which are presented in this report. A key aim of the survey is to enable NHS England to assess whether CCGs are operating

RightCare: Progressive Neurological Conditions Toolkit – NHS RightCare

People with progressive neurological conditions are experiencing delays in diagnosis and treatment, fragmented and uncoordinated services, limited availability of neurospecialist rehab and reablement and a lack of psycho-social support. This NHS RightCare toolkit provides expert practical advice and guidance on

Identifying the health care system benefits of housing with care – Housing Learning and Improvement Network

This study, published together with Southampton City Council, found benefits ranging from improvements to residents’ quality of life, reductions in the use of health services and associated resources, and significant cost-benefits for the health system from the use of housing

HSC (2004) 003: Primary Medical Services Allocations 2004/05 – Department of Health

This HSC notifies Primary Care Trusts (PCTs) of their actual resource limited primary medical services allocation for 2004/05. It funds delivery of General Medical Services (GMS), Personal Medical Services (PMS), PCT Medical services and alternative providers as set out in

Criminal Justice Project: Class A drug tests in Merseyside Police custody (2016/17 to 2018/19) – Liverpool John Moores University Public Health Institute

The Drug Interventions Programme often begins with the police drug testing individuals in the custody suite for specified Class A drugs (opiates and/or cocaine) following an arrest or charge. If detainees test positive, they are served with a Required Assessment

Quick Guide: Improving Access to Urgent Treatment Centres using the Directory of Services – NHS England and NHS Improvement

This Quick Guide is designed to provide practical information to urgent care Providers, Commissioners, Directory of Services (DoS) Leads and NHS 111 contact centres/Integrated Urgent Care (IUC) services on how they can use the DoS to improve access for patients

Public Health Outcomes Framework 2019/20: a consultation: Government response – Public Health England

This is the government response to the consulta tion on reviewing the 2016 to 2019 Public Health Outcomes Framework (PHOF).  From 2019 to 2020, there will be 75 high level indicator categories which include 161 individual indicators. A full list

Shaping services around your child: A parent carer’s guide to integrated commissioning – Council for Disabled Children

Integrated commissioning is where commissioners (those who plan, develop and purchase services) pool budgets across traditional boundaries, such as ‘health’ and ‘social care.’ The intention of this is to reduce duplication in service provision, where, typically, different bits of local

It takes leaders to break down siloes: Integrating services for disabled children – Council for Disabled Children

Over the past decade, successive governments have brought in a range of legislation, policies and programmes in an attempt to deliver on a vision of coordinated, person-centred care and better outcomes for children and young people with SEND.  However, despite this

Primary care networks: a quiet revolution: A guide for provider organisations on how to engage effectively with PCNs – NHS Providers and NHS Confederation

Guide to support provider organisations to engage effectively with primary care networks (PCN). The briefing draws on official guidance and discussions with both PCN leaders and providers of community services. It explores the role of PCNs, what the emerging picture

Hand and Upper Limb Transplant Service (Adults): Clinical Priorities Advisory Group – NHS England

Clinical Priorities Advisory Group Report for the service specification covers the provision of Hand and Upper Limb Transplantation Services for adults.