Useful links

In addition to our in-house materials, NHS RightCare and Commissioning for Value also refers to and links with a number of other resources and data. A selection of those are listed below:

Data packs on cardiovascular disease: June 2014

Public Health England has provided a support pack to help CCGs understand variations across their cardiovascular care pathway and get better value from their CVD services.  The evidenced-based packs cover potential opportunities for CCGs to improve patient outcomes, quality and efficiency by identifying which areas to focus on across the pathway and what to change. The packs are available on Public Health England’s website.

National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) guidance

NICE guidelines make evidence-based recommendations on a wide range of topics, from preventing and managing specific conditions to planning broader services and interventions to improve the health of communities. The guidance, listed by conditions and diseases can be found on the NICE website

Royal College of Surgeons National Surgical Commissioning Centre (RCSENG)

There are further resources available on key surgical pathways and data at the Royal College of Surgeons National Surgical Commissioning Centre. All the resources are freely available on the RCSENG website.