Commissioning Quality Care for People with Long-Term Conditions (NIHR HSDR / Nuffield Trust)

Summary

A detailed study of commissioning funded by the National Institute for Health Research Health Services and Delivery Research (NIHR HS&DR) Programme, and a short executive briefing from the Nuffield Trust, reminds CCGs that it will be necessary to prioritise.

This research revealed the labour of commissioning tasks to be extensive and resource-hungry when designing and specifying service contracts, performing service reviews, and decommissioning.

Read more: New NHS commissioners will have to get tough if they are to prove their worth. The Nuffield Trust.

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Reference

Smith, J. Shaw, S. Porter, A. [et al] (2013). Commissioning high-quality care for people with long-term conditions. London: Health Research Health Services and Delivery Research (NIHR HS&DR), March 2013.

There is also an NIHR HS&DR Executive Summary.

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Reference

Commissioning high-quality care for people with long-term conditions. London: Nuffield Trust, March 2013.

[A brief reference to this item features in Dementia and Elderly Care: the Latest Evidence Newsletter (RWNHST), Volume 3 Issue 7, May 2013].

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