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Every Disabled Child Matters -
This report outlines some of the challenges disabled children, young people and their families face. It calls for the next government to address these issues and highlights integrated care and respite care as key actions to be taken to improve the lives of disabled children and their families.
Diabetes UK -
This report argues that diabetes healthcare in England is leading to avoidable deaths, record rates of complications and huge costs to the NHS. The findings of this research show that there has been very little overall improvement in diabetes healthcare in the past year, with 40 per cent of people with diabetes still not getting the NICE recommended checks that they need to manage their condition. It calls for CCGs to set themselves performance improvement targets and implement diabetes action plans.
NHS Commissioning Assembly -
This resource aims to help maximise the value of technology enabled care services for patients, carers, commissioners and the whole health economy. It provides information on how to commission, procure, implement and evaluate these types of solutions effectively.
This document summarises NHS trusts' 5-year strategic plans as part of Monitor's planning round for 2014-15.
Standard operating procedures: the Cancer Drugs Fund (CDF). Guidance to support the operation of the CDF in 2014-15
NHS England -
This guidance has been updated to reflect the changes in the CDF following a review of the fund's sustainability and cost-effectiveness.