Recommendations from the Review Body on Doctors’ and Dentists’ Remuneration on doctors’ and dentists’ pay in England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland. It sets out the DDRB’s analysis of evidence given by relevant organisations and makes recommendations for doctors’ and dentists’ pay
Following the changes agreed to the General Medical Services (GMS) contract for 2018/19, this document sets out the approach to the funding changes that NHS England will apply to Personal Medical Services (PMS) and Alternative Provider Medical Services (APMS) contracts.
King’s Fund survey data from 145 trusts shows that executive director vacancies in NHS providers are widespread. Key findings include: 8 per cent of executive director posts are vacant 37% of trusts have at least one vacant executive director role,
Report that identifies a key drivers of healthcare expenditure of growth is an increased prevalence of comorbidities. This and the average number of first diagnoses together with increases in non-elective long stay episodes and non-elective bed days are important drivers of expenditure
This report reviews and analyses different reimbursement policies for medicines applied by countries in the WHO European region. It finds that while almost all countries provide full coverage for medicines in the inpatient sector, patients can be asked to co-pay for
House of Commons Committee report that identifies that the combination of rising demand and costs in the face of reductions in funding has placed the social care system under unsustainable strain. In its present state, the system is not fit
This report shows there is a gap between what people are willing to contribute towards funding local services and what they provide now. In this report we have defined this as goodwill. With extensive public polling, we have looked at
This document outlines the Integrated Urgent Care (IUC) key performance indicators and other standards which commissioners must apply in relation to the service.
Nuffield Trust Report comparing the NHS to health systems in 18 similar developed countries, including France, Germany, Italy, Japan and the USA. It looks at three aspects of what we might mean by a good health care system: the speed
This document explains how remuneration is calculated, depending on how dental practices have entered a prototype agreement. The directions 2016 contain amendments to the statement of financial entitlement to make provision for the community dental services prototypes.
Patient information on the NHS Dental Prototypes Agreements scheme.
Extending the dental prototype agreement scheme from 1 April 2018 to 31 March 2020. Regulations setting out specific terms and conditions for dental prototype agreements.
This document can be used to find out the dental practices in different English regions that have been selected to take part in the dental prototype agreement scheme. It also lists the remuneration type that each practice has been allocated.
A primary goal of health and social care services is to support people in their own home for as long as possible. If this is no longer possible, we must ensure that the best possible care is provided to those in residential
This infographic illustrates some of the key areas of progress, two years into the implementation of the General Practice Forward View programme.
The UK’s health and social care services face long-standing pressures. Successive governments have known about these challenges for years, but failed to adequately deal with them. As a result, there is a growing funding gap. This report examines how to
Cost in health economics is necessarily associated with a decision. It varies according to the contextof that decision: whether about inputs or outputs, the alternatives, its timing, the nature of the commitment to following a decision, who the decision maker
Think Tank report from the Centre for Progessive Policy that finds that: Even if a trust improves its financial position by 10 percentage points the standards for elective care would still not be met, although this would make them likely to
This final report of the Lord Darzi Review puts forward a 10-point plan to achieve this, as well as a 10-point offer to the public which sets out what the health and care system will be able to offer if
Annual review of the Vaccines Project between October 2016 and March 2018. This annual review document provides reflection on project management, finance and lessons learned. The next annual review will be completed in April 2019. The Department of Health and Social