“Brilliant. Many thanks.” – Health Economics and Value-Based System Change – Reading

Finance and Health Economics

Many thanks to all the Children and Young People’s Improving Access to Psychological Therapies participants who attended the Health Economics and Value-Based System Change event in Reading today. It was a pleasure to have your company.


Comments received from participants included (all with written permission to be reproduced):

“Brilliant. Many thanks.” Cazz Broxton, Team Lead

“Fantastic day. Thank you for making what could be very dull a really interesting workshop.”Jane Taylor, Service Manager

Resources from the Day

Here are the resources from the day:

The Treasury YouTube channel contains short but fascinating excerpts from speeches, notable figures and research into taxpayer knowledge.

Balance of Payments
The Balance of Payments problem the UK has suffered for many years in shown in the Office for National Statistics ONS figures:

ONS: Balance of Payments

The Spring Budget 2017

Budget 2017 – a link to the Budget
Budget 2017: documents – the Budget in full

Office for National Statistics
How does UK healthcare spending compare internationally?

OECD Health Spending Report
OECD Health Statistics – OECD Focus on Health Spending

The Green Book is HM Treasury guidance for Central Government, setting out a framework for the appraisal and evaluation of all policies, programmes and projects. It sets out the key stages in the development of a proposal from the articulation of the rationale for intervention and the setting of objectives, through to options appraisal and, eventually, implementation and evaluation. It describes how the economic, financial, social and environmental assessments of a proposal should be combined and aims to ensure consistency and transparency in the appraisal process throughout government.

The Green Book

Here’s a fabulous short video to explain the structural changes within the NHS:


Today’s Presentation
2017-11-16 Health Economics

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