Tag Archives: Commissioning Support Service (CSS)

Guide to the Healthcare System in England and NHS Accountabilities (Department of Health / Nuffield Trust)

Summary This Department of Health guide explains the overall structure of the NHS, following the Health and Social Care Act 2012. It summarises the main organisations in the healthcare system and how their roles are intended to work together. The … Continue reading

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Everyone Counts: Planning for Patients (NHS Commissioning Board / NHS Choices)

[Brief references to many of these items feature in Dementia and Elderly Care: the Latest Evidence Newsletter (RWNHST), Volume 3 Issue 5, January 2013]. Summary The NHS Commissioning Board’s “Everyone Counts: Planning for Patients 2013/14” report covers the incentives and … Continue reading

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NHS in England: New Structure and Accountabilities (Nuffield Trust)

Summary This online slide-show, from the Nuffield Trust, offers a concise visual summary of the main reforms to management, accountability and funding structures in the NHS as a result of the Health and Social Care Act 2012. The slides compare … Continue reading

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Commissioning Support Bulletin, Issue 2, May 28th 2012 (NHS Commissioning Board)

Summary The second “Commissioning Support Bulletin” from the NHS Commissioning Board Authority addresses the following topics: CSS Learning Network engages with Sir David Nicholson and Dame Barbara Hakin. Recruitment of managing directors for CSSs. CCG indicative running cost allowances. CSS development plans … Continue reading

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Bulletin for Proposed / Emerging CCGs: Issue 14 (NHS Commissioning Board)

Summary The NHS Commissioning Board has released Issue 14 (May 24th 2012) of the “Bulletin for Proposed CCGs”. This edition covers the latest commissioning topics, including the proposed configuration and member practices for 212 proposed CCGs and their indicative running … Continue reading

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New Commissioning Support Bulletin (NHS Commissioning Board)

A new Commissioning Support Bulletin has been launched by the NHS Commissioning Board Authority, and readers are invited to sign-up for their regular copies. The first issue tackles the following topic areas: Introducing the Commissioning Support National Team. Recruitment of managing directors … Continue reading

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