Many thanks to all the GPs and Practice Managers who attended the final of the four Commissioning Readiness events in Wakefield today. It was a pleasure to have your company to look at Service Specifications within the NHS.
Comments received from participants included (all with written permission to be reproduced):
“Much more informed around service specifications and importance of getting it right.” – Diane Sanderson, Network Support Manager
The Standard NHS Contract is now published by NHS England. The Contract is for use when commissioning healthcare services other than those commissioned under primary care contracts.
The Presentation from the day: Commissioning Readiness 4 Specifying PDF
The NHS Standard Contract – Guide for Clinical Commissioners PDF
Please get in touch if you would like any further resources or information.