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Consultation on NICE Indicators

Status: CLOSED
Published: 23 Apr 2019 01:00
Source: NICE

The consultation on proposed amendments and additions to the NICE indicators for asthma, COPD, heart failure, multi-morbidity, frailty, familial hypercholesterolaemia (HF), alcohol and HIV testing is open. 

This consultation presents amended and new indicators with a focus on personalised care, addressing over- and under-treatment, and ensuring the best outcomes for patients. New NICE indicators included in this document are presented in three sections:

  • Proposed changes and additions to existing NICE menu QOF indicators used in the QOF: Asthma, COPD, Heart Failure
  • New indicators for general practice: Multimorbidity and frailty, Familial hypercholesterolemia (FH), Alcohol
  • New indicators - local authority: HIV testing in areas with high or extremely high prevalence

 QOF forms part of the GMS contract, and as such proposed changes to QOF are subject to negotiations between NHS England and the BMA’s General Practitioners Committee.

Please visit their website for full consultation documents and information.

Please send your comments, using the comments form by 12pm on 8th May 2019 to Caroline Rapu.

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