What are our priorities and how we are doing

Our vision and purpose

Find out about our mission, vision and areas of focus and how we aim to achieve them.

Corporate and business plan

NHS England’s business plan for 2016/17 explains how its commitment to transparency and increasing patients’ voice are fundamental to improving patient care

Our work

This section outlines the work of NHS England, which has been broken down into several main areas such as:


Our Corporate publications page provides information regarding published documents.


NHS England produces a series of bulletins to help staff to communicate in an accessible and engaging manner – Bulletins

Independent Investigation Reports

This page provides reports of various Independent Investigation cases

Incident management team reports

Rapid Response Review

Independent Review

A need for transparency, better safety checks on testing, consistency and standardisation of processes and procedures are some of the recommendations made to NHS England in a review into pathology services.

NHS News

This page provides daily NHS news updates.

Other plans

NHS Value Summit

NHS Values Summits bring together a diverse range of people and perspectives to create a greater understanding of how people’s differences, social status and cultural expectations can affect their experiences of health and care.

(The future plans are to have 2 of these a year)