Tag Archives: NICE Commissioning Guide

Management of Hip Fracture in Adults: Commissioning Guide (NICE)

Summary In November, the National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE) released this commissioning guide on the commissioning of services for the management of hip fracture in adults until discharge from the Hip Fracture Programme (4-6 weeks post hospital … Continue reading

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Guidance for Commissioners on End of Life Care for Adults (NICE)

[A version of this item appears in: Dementia: the Latest Evidence Newsletter (RWHT), Volume 2 Issue 10, May 2012]. Summary This guide supports commissioners in the design of high quality, evidence-based services to improve outcomes for patients, with an eye … Continue reading

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NICE Commissioning Guide: Memory Assessment Services

[A brief reference to this item appears in: Dementia: the Latest Evidence Newsletter (RWHT), Volume 1 Issue 10, May 2011]. Summary Note: This NICE guideline has been amended to incorporate the updated NICE technology appraisal of drugs for Alzheimer’s disease, published in … Continue reading

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