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We regularly respond to consultations on behalf of our members, to ensure that our members' views are represented and the voice of the independent sector is heard. Please find a log of our most recent consultation responses below.


Consultation Organisation Date 
The multispecialty community provider emerging care model and contract
framework consultation
NHS England September 2016
2017/19 national tariff proposals NHS England and NHS Improvement August 2016
Health Select Committee inquiry into A&E winter planning Health Select Committee August 2016
NHS Standard Contract 2017/18 NHS England August 2016
CQC fees proposal
Care Quality Commission
January 2016

2016/17 national tariff proposals: currency design and relative prices  

Monitor and NHS England September 2015
Display of CQC ratings Care Quality Commission
February 2015

Regulating the independent healthcare acute sector

Care Quality Commission January 2015
NHS Standard Contract 2015/16 NHS England December 2014
Inquiry into winter pressures on health services All Party Parliamentary Group on Primary Care and Public Health March 2014
The Way Forward Healthwatch England March 2014
Risk assessment framework for independent providers of Commissioner Requested Services Monitor February 2014
Amendments to NHS pension scheme regulations Department of Health February 2014
Draft guidance for commissioners on the procurement of NHS-funded healthcare services NHS England November 2013
Strengthening corporate accountability in health and social care Department of Health August 2013
Fair Deal guidance for staff pensions HM Treasury August 2013
A new start – the CQC’s consultation on changes to the way it regulates, inspects and monitors care
Care Quality Commission August 2013
Review of incentives, rewards and sanctions NHS England August 2013
NHS Standard Contract for 2014/15 NHS England August 2013
NHS hospital data and datasets NHS England and the Health and Social Care Information Centre July 2013
Call for evidence on general practice services sector Monitor  July 2013
How can the NHS payment system do more for patients Monitor July 2013
Procurement guidance  Monitor July 2013
National tariff 2014/15: an engagement document Monitor July 2013
Licence conditions - choice and competition Monitor  July 2013
Application of the Competition Act 1998 Monitor July 2013
Market investigation references Monitor June 2013
Merger benefits Monitor June 2013
Risk Assessment Framework Monitor April 2013
NHSPN Response to Government's Mandate NHSPN December 2015


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