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Bulletin for CCGs: Issue 57, 17 April 2014

Gateway reference number: 01412   Download the bulletin as a PDF   Contents   NHS Commissioning Assembly News: NHS Commissioning Assembly – membership expansion NHS Commissioning Assembly- story so far System Leadership Peer Challenge: Recruiting now Strategic issues: Successful PM Challenge Fund Pilots Announced Further support to strategic planning: Webinars Quality Premium 2013/14: eligibility and […]

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Bulletin for CCGs: Issue 56, 03 April 2014

Gateway reference number: 01458 Download a PDF of the bulletin   Contents   NHS England welcomes its new Chief Executive Welcome to Simon Stevens NHS Commissioning Assembly News: Have you visited the NHS Commissioning Assembly website recently? Health and Wellbeing Boards (HWBs): practical support to build on the success and meet the challenges Strategic issues: […]

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Bulletin for CCGs: Issue 55

Gateway reference number: 01353 Download the bulletin as a PDF   Contents   NHS Commissioning Assembly News: Launch of the Case Studies Pinboard Strategic issues: Clarifications post 14 February draft Better Care Fund plan submission 5 year strategic plans – guidance to support CCGs with citizen empowerment and participation Improving General Practice – A Call […]

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In place of chaos – Dr Nadim Fazlani

Following publication of NHS England’s Planning Guidance in December, four CCG leaders have agreed to give their perspectives on the planning process in their local health economies, providing insight with a series of blogs on the process of developing, and delivering, the two year and five plans in their area. In his latest blog Dr […]

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Bulletin for CCGs: Issue 54, 06 March 2014

Gateway reference number: 01282 Access a PDF of this bulletin Contents Personal message from Sir David Nicholson Personal thanks from Sir David Nicholson NHS Commissioning Assembly News: Thanks for visiting us at Expo Assembly Steering Group New work to support CCGs develop effective governance arrangements Framework of Excellence in Clinical Commissioning for CCGs: your views […]

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Bulletin for CCGs: Issue 53, 20 February 2014

Gateway reference number: 01205  Download the bulletin as a PDF   Contents   Latest news from Expo14 Register your place at Health and Care Innovation Expo 2014 NHS Commissioning Assembly News: Find out more about the Commissioning Assembly at Expo14 Strategic issues: CCG operational and strategic planning Launch of Commissioning Support Lead Provider Framework process […]

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How can CCGs support GPs in their role as ‘accountable gp’?

From 1 April 2014, GP practices will be offered the opportunity to take part in an enhanced service which is designed to reduce avoidable unplanned admissions by improving services for the most vulnerable patients and those with complex physical or mental health needs.  The key components of the enhanced service will be for practices to: […]

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Allocation growth assumptions to support strategic planning

This guidance is intended to support commissioners who are currently developing their 5 years strategic plans. The CCG Allocation Growth Projections 2016/17 to 2018/19 sets out some high level planning assumptions that CCGs can use when considering how to project growth in allocations in years 3 to 5 of the planning period. A letter regarding allocation growth […]

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CCG Running Costs Allowances 2014/15 & 2015/16

Following the NHS England Board meeting on 17 December 2013, we have now published CCG running cost allowances for 2014-15 and indicative running cost allowances for 2015/16 for planning purposes. The figures outlined here in the running costs translate to per head allowances of £24.73 (2014-2015) and £22.07 (2015-2016). A letter regarding CCG running costs […]

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