Consultation responses and parliamentary briefings

NHSCC responds to Department of Health consultation for the Legislative Reform Order

07 January 2014

The Legislative Reform Order (LRO) is proposed as an amendment to enable CCGs to form joint committees or to jointly exercise functions with NHS England.

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DH consultation on new constitutional requirements for the audit committees of NHS Trusts and Clinical Commissioning Groups

31 December 2013

Julie Wood, Director of NHS Clinical Commissioners, has responded to the Department of Health's consultation on the proposed new constitutional requirements for the audit committees of NHS Trusts and Clinical Commissioning Groups.

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Response to DH’s Mandate refresh to NHS England: 2014 – 2015

27 September 2013

We've responded to the Department of Health’s Mandate refresh to NHS England: 2014 – 2015,  highlighting significant concerns about the timing, purpose and aims of the refresh in comparison to the original mandate.

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NHSCC responds to the Monitor & NHS England discussion paper – How can the NHS Payment system do more for patients?

19 July 2013

We've provided input to the Monitor and NHS England discussion paper on the way to best reform the NHS Payments system. Our response sees the review as a welcome step, a system level conversation and a vital opportunity for CCGs to be at the table to shape the way payments really incentivise the delivery of the best outcomes for their populations.

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NHSCC responds to the Monitor guidance on the implementation on the procurement regulations

15 July 2013

We have responded to Monitor’s consultation on its guidance on the Procurement, Patient Choice and Competition Regulations. Overall we believe the guidance from Monitor offers a first step in clarifying the implementation of the recent section 75 regulations, but requires further work to be fully suited to the complex environment, population needs and choices available to CCGs as local commissioners.

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NHSCC responds to DH on Cross border healthcare

24 May 2013

NHSCC has responded to the Department of Health  consultation on the UK implementation of the EU Cross Border and patient mobility Directive.

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NHSCC responds to the new indicators proposed by NICE for the CCG outcome indicators set 2014/15

27 February 2013

Read our response to the consultation on new indicators proposed by NICE for the CCG outcome indicators set 2014/15.

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