News and blogs

All the latest news and blogs about NHS RightCare:

NHS RightCare Pathway: Diabetes

NHS RightCare, in partnership with the Healthier You: NHS Diabetes Prevention Programme (NHS DPP) today publishes NHS RightCare Pathway: Diabetes. This pathway has been developed in collaboration with the National Clinical Director for Diabetes and Obesity at NHS England and Associate National Director for Diabetes, the NHS Diabetes Prevention Programme, Public Health England, Diabetes UK […]

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New NHS RightCare scenarios for osteoporosis and wound care

NHS RightCare has recently published two new scenarios in its Long Term Conditions series. Both scenarios – osteoporosis and wound care – use fictional people to examine patient journeys, comparing sub-optimal but typical scenarios against ideal pathways. At each stage of the journey we have modelled the costs of care to commissioners and also described […]

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Nursing Times blog on Variation and NHS RightCare

Nursing Times have published a blog from Michelle Mello, Deputy National Director for NHS RightCare. It explains NHS RightCare’s drive to reduce unwarranted variation, linked to a Nursing audience. Michelle Mello – reducing variation in healthcare services in the UK

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The shift to value-based healthcare (NHS England Board Paper)

NHS England’s Board discussed the shift to value based healthcare on February 9. The paper covers the progress of NHS RightCare’s roll out nationally and how our work fits with NHS Improvement’s ‘Getting it Right First Time’ programme. Board paper: Item 6 – NHS Rightcare and the shift to value-based healthcare

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Healthcare Financial Management Association case study – how Southampton City CCG is implementing the RightCare approach

Healthcare Financial Management Association (HFMA) has published a new case study explaining Southampton City CCG’s progress under the NHS RightCare programme. The case study describes the NHS RightCare programme and the journey Southampton City CCG has been on since January 2016, to explore and address the variation in healthcare identified by the NHS RightCare Commissioning […]

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New Data available in NHS RightCare Where to Look packs

These packs are an updated version of the Commissioning for Value Where to Look packs, as published in October 2016. The packs have been updated so that local health economies are basing decisions on more timely data.  The main updates to this version include: Expenditure data is from 2015/16. Outcome data is the latest available […]

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NHS RightCare Mental Health and Dementia packs now available

NHS RightCare has published new data packs for a range of mental health and dementia services for each CCG. The packs are split into stages along a mental health pathway, for example Improving Access to Psychological Therapies (IAPT) and enable local health economies to compare their performance with their ten most similar CCGs. The intention of […]

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New NHS RightCare STP Where to Look packs published

NHS RightCare has published new Commissioning for Value ‘Where to Look’ packs for all Sustainability and Transformation Plan (STP) areas.  These new products include aggregate data at STP level for all the CCGs that make up each  footprint. The packs have been published now to support STPs and their component organisations in ensuring there is […]

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