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Bevan Brittan completes refurbishment and expansion of Leeds office
Careful what you say* : information sharing and competition law
(*) and, if in doubt, say nothing and leave
New NHS framework for assuring major contracts
Publication of the 'Integrated Support and Assurance Process (ISAP) - An introduction to assuring novel and complex contracts'
Choice & Competition Framework: Can Monitor and the Commissioning Board fix the NHS market?
Monitor and the NHS Commissioning Board Authority are working together on a choice and competition project with a view to launching a formal interactive Choice and Competition Framework document by the end of this year. Their laudable intention is to support commissioners in ensuring good practice and promoting and protecting patient choice.
Regulation and competition under the Health and Social Care Act 2012
Examines the licensing roles of Monitorunder the reforms and the new general duties arising out of this.
Regulation and competition under the Health and Social Care Act 2012 - part 2
In this article we explore Monitor's roles in investigating anti-competitive behaviour, the remedies that it can impose and its responsibility for setting the national pricing tariff. This article also examines what happens in the event of insolvency of providers of NHS services.