News and blogs

All the latest news and blogs about NHS RightCare:

NHS RightCare Long Term Conditions packs now available

NHS RightCare has published new packs which contain data on a number of long term conditions and elements of care.  The packs are split by stages within long term conditions treatment and enables a local health economy to look at an element, for example disease detection or prescribing, across multiple disease areas. The pack contains […]

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Population healthcare – the third dimension – Professor Matthew Cripps

In the second in a series of NHS RightCare blogs, National RightCare Director, Matthew Cripps takes a look at population healthcare and explains why it is so important to get it right. When the NHS was formed there was a clear focus on the needs and populations as well as on the needs of individuals. GPs […]

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Partner and stakeholder organisation publications

Healthcare Financial Management Association published an article ‘Directors of Finance & Value – we need you now‘ by Professor Matthew Cripps, National Director for NHS RightCare and Professor Sir Muir Gray, Director of Better Value Health Care.  This thought piece explains how promoting better value in the NHS is essential for financial sustainability, and proposes […]

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NHS RightCare national acceleration events for Wave Two local health economies

We’ve arranged two national events to support CCGs and their stakeholders to prepare for Wave Two. The intention of the day is to provide you with focussed content and access to the specialists who will help you with – how the programme works, what’s expected from CCGs and what’s on offer nationally practical support for […]

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NHS RightCare refreshed ‘Where to look’ packs now available

NHS RightCare’s Commissioning for Value ‘Where to Look’ packs published in January 2016 have now been refreshed with more recent data to support the new Sustainability & Transformation Planning process. What this means: The indicators are now mainly using 2015/16 data (except QOF indicators which are still 2014/15) A further three pathways on a page […]

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Value vs Values – Professor Matthew Cripps

In the first of a regular series of blogs related to value and reducing variation, Professor Matthew Cripps, National RightCare Director for NHS RightCare, explains the difference between values, value and efficiency in health care. Rarely does the letter ‘s’ make such a difference to meaning as in the difference in ‘value’ and ‘values.’ Values […]

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NHS RightCare optimal value pathway for CVD prevention

To mark World Heart Day NHS RightCare has today published an optimal value pathway on cardiovascular disease (CVD) prevention. This is the first in a series of evidence-based pathways which are being developed in close collaboration with NHS England’s National Clinical Directors, Public Health England, Royal Colleges, NICE and other non-statutory stakeholders including patient groups. The […]

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NHS RightCare at Expo

NHS RightCare was recently one of four feature zones at the 2016 Health and Care Innovation Expo. We spoke to a huge number of people over the two days in Manchester, but if you missed our stand, workshops, or discussions you can catch up with this short summary.

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