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NICE to fast-track more medicine approvals but wider changes do not impress industry

The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) produces guidance in a number of forms including technology appraisals. Technology appraisals are recommendations on the use of medicines and treatments within NHS England. The recommendations are based on a review of clinical and economic evidence. NHS England is legally obliged to fund medicines recommended by … Continue reading

New NHS England conflict of interest guidelines

NHS England has published new guidelines on managing conflicts of interest. The guidance will come into force on 1 June 2017. It will be applicable to Clinical Commissioning Groups, NHS Trusts and NHS Foundation Trusts, and NHS England. The guidance covers common situations which can give rise to risk of conflicts of interest including gifts, … Continue reading
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