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The NHS Commissioning Board Authority is pleased to announce the following Very Senior Managers (VSM) posts have been recruited to: Commissioning Development Directorate: Rosamond Roughton will be Director for Commissioning Systems and Strategy, responsible for the translation of the NHS Commissioning Board strategy into the development of the commissioning system, and the running of the […]
Jane Cummings, Chief Nursing Officer, talking about the NHS Commissioning Board’s information strategy and how information will enhance patient care and improve outcomes. Comments on this page are now closed.
The NHS Commissioning Board Authority Chief Executive David Nicholson and a ‘design group’ of 15 CCG clinical leaders have written to emerging CCG leaders this week to invite one senior clinical lead from each CCG to join a new NHS Commissioning Assembly. The executive team at the Board Authority and the group of CCG leaders […]
Lay Assessors on CCG authorisation panels The NHS Commissioning Board Authority is currently working towards the authorisation of clinical commissioning groups (CCGs) and would like to work with patients and the public to ensure they are ready to take up their new role from April 2013. CCGs are the new clinically-led and patient-focused organisations who will […]
Health Secretary Andrew Lansley today set out new care objectives for the improvement of health and healthcare, with the publication of a draft mandate – Our NHS care objectives: a draft mandate to the NHS Commissioning Board – which sets out the expectations for the health service and marks the move to a more patient […]
The NHS Commissioning Board Authority has today confirmed receipt of 35 applications for authorisation from the CCGs in ‘wave one’ in accordance with its deadline of 2 July 2012. Wave one is the first of four waves of applications from CCGs which are to be submitted from July to November 2012. Dame Barbara Hakin, National […]
Dame Barbara Hakin, National Director of Commissioning Development, speaking at the Commissioning Show
Dame Barbara speaking from the Commissioning Show about some of the latest developments from the NHS Commissioning Board Authority, including CCG authorisation and board development.
Commissioning 2012 takes place on 27 and 28 June at London Olympia. If you are attending this event, come along to the NHS Commissioning Board Authority stand (stand G11) during the exhibition break times to take part in our bite-size eXhibition eXchange sessions. These information and exchange sessions are designed to share the latest information and updates, […]
Professor Malcolm Grant, chair of the NHS CBA, interviewed at the NHS Confederation Annual Conference
Professor Grant talks about the experience and insight that the NHS CBA executives and non-executive directors bring to the Board, and how we will work with partners to drive improvements in outcomes for patients right across the NHS.
The NHS Commissioning Board Authority has published the single operating model for the commissioning of primary care services within the NHS. The new system will come into effect from 1 April 2013. At this date, the NHS Commissioning Board will take on many of the current functions of PCTs with regard to the commissioning of […]