The National Audit of Intermediate Care aims to take a whole system view of the effectiveness of intermediate care, to develop quality standards and patient outcome measures and to assess local performance against the agreed, national standards.
The Network work programme comprises of a wide range of benchmarking projects on topics of interest to all members, together with projects aimed at the more specific interests of our four sectors; commissioning, community, acute and mental health.
Whilst the work programme is decided by the Network Steering Group, extensive consultation takes place with the sector based Reference Groups and with members on the topics to be included in the programme. Any individual member can suggest a topic for inclusion in the work programme by contacting Lindsey Ashley.
The NHS Benchmarking Network’s Planned Care project aims to provide a strategic overview of Planned Care within the NHS. The project covers data on commissioning arrangements and hospital inpatient and outpatient metrics, split by Treatment Function Code (TFC).Read More
This benchmarking project will provide CCGs with insight to support delivery of the GP Forward View, to support your local primary care sustainability and transformation work. The project seeks to provide meaningful analysis of this data, to make it useful.Read More
The shortage of healthcare workers is a global issue with the World Health Organisation estimating a gap of 12.9 million healthcare workers by 2035, growing from 7.2 million in 2013 (A Universal Truth: No Health Without a Workforce, WHO, 2013).Read More