Publications/Guidance

Commissioning for Quality and Innovation (CQUIN): Guidance for 2016/17. This document sets out the CQUIN scheme for 2016/17. The CQUIN scheme is intended to deliver clinical quality improvements and drive transformational change. The 2016/17 scheme introduces two new indicators: one improving the health and wellbeing of NHS staff and the other focusing on 62 day cancer waiting times. 

Consultations

Specialised Services clinical commissioning policies and service specification – 7th Wave. NHS England is seeking views on a proposed number of new products for specialised services, including service specifications and clinical commissioning policies. There has already been extensive engagement on these national specifications and policies, as they have been developed with the support and input of lead clinicians and patient and public representatives. Please note this is one of several public consultations on a proposed number of new draft products for specialised services. The consultation closes on 10 April 2016.