In this video interview, Ross Clark, Partner at Hempsons, discusses the potential for conflicts of interest between the commissioner and provider roles of GPs and considers what reassurance they can …
• 09/12/2011 • Dr Martin Bardsley | Dr Jennifer Dixon CBE
This research summary highlights a new approach to allocating resources to commissioning GP practices in the NHS in England.
• 13/06/2011 • Dr Lawrence Casalino
A leading scholar from the US sets out what the NHS in England could learn from the US experience of doctor-led commissioning.
• 19/01/2011 • Ruth Thorlby | Dr Rebecca Rosen | Professor Judith Smith
This report provides useful learning for emerging clinical commissioning groups in the NHS in England, based on visits to doctor-led groups in the United States.
Read Nuffield Trust Chief Executive Dr Jennifer Dixon's response to the Health Committee’s latest report on commissioning.
• 09/11/2010 • Nuffield Trust
This paper covers practice at Techniker Krankenkasse, one of Germany’s biggest statutory health insurance companies.
This paper sets out our response to the Government’s proposals to make groups of local GP practices – supported by an independent national board – responsible for the bulk of NHS commissioning.
• 28/07/2010 • Professor Judith Smith
This briefing paper examines the Government’s proposals to hand real budgets to GPs to commission services on their patients’ behalf.
Nuffield Trust Chief Executive Dr Jennifer Dixon comments in response to today's statement from the Department of Health on the future of SHAs and the setting up of an independent NHS Commissioning Board.