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NICE interventional procedures programme publishes landmark 300th guideline
In May, NICE published its 300th piece of interventional procedures (IP) guidance which recommends whether interventional procedures used for diagnosis or treatment are safe enough and work well enough for routine use in the NHS.
June 23, 2009

Harnessing the power of the front-line clinician
As we approach the first anniversary of the Next Stage Review, we take a look at Lord Ara Darzi's vision for high quality care for all.
June 12, 2009

Citizens Council report on departing from the threshold
NICE's Citizens Council have concluded that NICE should recommend treatments costing more than £30,000 per QALY, if the treatment is life-saving, or when the illness is extremely severe.
May 29, 2009

NICE 10 years on
Since its inception, NICE has frequently hit the headlines, and is now a familiar name to most people across the UK. NICE has even gained recognition abroad, with many countries considering NICE as a template for similar organisations in their healthcare systems.
April 28, 2009

Getting involved with NICE
Bren McInerney, Health Involvement Lead at Barton and Tredworth Community Trust, Gloucestershire, talks about his work as a lay representative for NICE.
February 2, 2009

NICE Shared Learning Awards 2008
Fetal monitoring, improving life for isolated older people and linking primary care trust (PCT) commissioning to GP education - these were the issues tackled by the three winners of our 2008 Shared Learning Awards.
January 19, 2009

Report on 'NICE 2008 - excellence in action'
Over 1,000 delegates from the NHS, local authorities and the community and voluntary sectors, joined us at our annual conference in Manchester, where they heard from more than a 100 speakers and helped us celebrate our achievements over the past 10 years.
January 5, 2009

New guide for local authorities
NICE guidance can help everyone involved in tackling health inequalities and improving health, according to a new booklet explaining how to put our guidance into practice.
December 4, 2008

Final call for NICE 2008: excellence in action
Places are still available for 'NICE 2008: excellence in action', which is taking place at Manchester Central Convention Complex from 3-4 December.
November 24, 2008

QOF consultation
NICE could oversee the development of the quality and outcomes framework (QOF), a programme of incentives offered annually to GP surgeries in the UK.
November 10, 2008

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