Right Care 2014/15

The primary objective for Right Care is to maximise value

  • the value that the patient derives from their own care and treatment
  • the value the whole population derives from the investment in their healthcare

To build on the success and value of the Right Care programme, NHS England and Public Health England are taking forward the Right Care approach through new programmes to ensure that it becomes embedded in the new commissioning and public health agendas for the NHS.

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The Right Care @lert

NHS to ‘extend rationing’ of healthcare in bid to balance books

More than a third of clinical commissioning groups are considering introducing limits on access or eligibility for services this year amid huge financial pressures, the latest HSJ survey of CCG leaders suggests.

Antibiotic use varies 40-fold at California neonatal intensive care units

This study found that a considerable portion of the observed variation in antibiotic use in NICUs appears unwarranted

Identifying opportunities for disinvestment in health care

This study aimed to explore whether geographical variation in procedure rates might be used by local commissioners to identify procedures for disinvestment

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