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Cross-national comparative mixed-methods case study of recovery-focused mental health care planning and co-ordination: Collaborative Care Planning Project (COCAPP)
National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) -
This study aimed to obtain the views and experiences of various stakeholders involved in community mental health care; to identify factors that facilitated, or acted as barriers to, personalised, collaborative and recovery-focused care planning and co-ordination; and to make suggestions for future research.
Organisation for Economic Co-Operation and Development (OECD) -
This report reviews the quality of health care in England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland, seeking to highlight best practices, and provides a series of targeted assessments and recommendations for further quality gains in health care. It aims to understand why the NHS in the four nations of the UK do not consistently demonstrate strong performance on international benchmarks of quality despite being a global leader in quality monitoring and improvement.
This consultation seeks feedback on proposals which are aimed at giving commissioners and NHS providers the space to manage increasing demand, restore financial balance, and to make ambitious longer term plans to improve patient care. Monitor and NHS England are specifically seeking views on the approach to price setting for 2016/17; the impact of the proposed changes to the national tariff; the proposals for local payment arrangements; and the approach to enforcing the national tariff. The consultation period ends on 10 March 2016.
This report is for NHS provider organisations and is part of a series of planned roadmaps that draw on messages from the NHS shared planning guidance, and set out the key priorities for the organisations responsible for delivering high quality health and care this year and beyond. Each roadmap will reflect a shared vision for the health and care sector as set out in the NHS five year forward view about the challenges ahead, and the choices to be faced about the kind of health and care service required in 2020.
International Longevity Centre - UK -
This report argues that our ageing society offers significant social and economic opportunities but only if policymakers plan better for the long term. It argues that society is currently not adequately responding to ageing and highlights the key issues within health and social care, housing and retirement funds in relation to this. The report proposes ten long-term indicators of progress including a greater focus on prevention in health care and that the government should deliver a long-term settlement for social care.
Department of Health (DH) -
This document provides details of the dental QOF indicators to be used to measure performance of the existing pilots and new dental contract prototypes in 2015 to 2016.
Department of Health (DH) -
This local authority circular sets out the financial allocations to local authorities for public health spending in 2016/17 and the conditions for using the money. The accompanying spreadsheet outlines the data for each local authority including the allocation per head.