Tag Archives: Commissioning for Quality and Innovation Scheme (CQUINs)

National CQUIN Incentives to Encourage Physical Health Checks for Mental Health Patients (BBC News / NHS England)

Summary Mental health patients tend to die from physical health problems around 15 years earlier than the general population. To help overcome these health inequalities, mental health trusts will be paid for performing assessments of the general physical condition and … Continue reading

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Paying for quality: the impact of the Commissioning for Quality and Innovation Scheme (CQUINs) 2012/11 in London (MHP Health Mandate)

[A version of this item appears in: Dementia: the Latest Evidence Newsletter (RWHT), Volume 2 Issue 7, February 2012]. Summary This report analyses the impact of Commissioning for Quality and Innovation Scheme (CQUINs) in London. It examines the issues which … Continue reading

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