2014/15

Key and important reference documents and links for 2014/15 for

can all be found here.

Everyone Counts

Everyone Counts, Planning for Patients 2014/15 to 2018/19 sets out a bold framework within which commissioners will need to work with providers and partners in local government to develop strong, robust and ambitious five year plans to secure the continuity of sustainable high quality care for all. Key documents are provided below and additional resources and information can be found at: NHS England: Everyone Counts.

Everyone Counts
TitleDescriptionType
Planning for Patients 2014/15 to 2018/19 This guidance sets out the need for bold and ambitious five year strategic plans from NHS Commissioners
Planning for Patients - Technical Definitions 2014/15 Describes the indicators and provides the definitions and monitoring arrangements for each measure
CCG Indicator Set 2014/15 Lists all of the CCG Outcome Indicators for 2014/15
CCG Funding Allocations Details the CCG funding allocations for 2014/15 and 2015/16

Information Last Updated: 15th February 2014

National Tariff Payment System

National Tariff Payment System documentation for 2014/15, including Guidance, National Tariffs, Impact Assessments and Local Pricing can be found below, with additional documentation at National Tariff Payment System 2014/15

National Tariff Payment System
TitleDescriptionType
National Tariff Payment System 2014/15 Provides information to support the implementation and operation of the National Tariff Payment System in 2014/15
Currencies with National Prices Provides additional information on currencies with national prices
National Tariffs 2014/15 Pulls together National Tariffs for 2014/15 in a format similar to previous years
Locally Determined Prices Sets out the method for local modifications and guidance on the templates for local prices, variations and modifications
Consultation on the 2014/15 National Tariff Payment System Details on how the consultation process for the 2014/15 National Tariff Payment System worked and responses to the key issues raised
Impact Assessment 2014/15 Monitor's assessment of impacts on patients, providers and commissioners from implementing the proposed 2014/15 national tariff

Information Last Updated: 15th February 2014

HRG Grouping Software

The HRG 2014/15 Local Payment Grouper alongside the key changes in 2014/15. Additional documentation can be found at HRG4 2014/15 Local Payment Grouper

HRG Grouping Software
TitleDescriptionType
HRG4 2014/15 Local Payment Grouper The grouper software that should be used to group data and derive HRGs, support data quality, conduct what-if-modelling, and assess local reimbursement that will be received under the national tariff for the 2014/15 year
Grouper Changes 2014/15 Provides a summary of the changes made since the HRG4 2013/14 Local Payment Grouper

Information Last Updated: 15th February 2014

Contract Management

The NHS Standard Contract for 2014/15 alongside the service and general conditions can be found below. For additional and supporting information go to NHS Standard Contract

Contract Management
TitleDescriptionType
NHS Standard Contract 2014/15 The NHS Standard Contract for 2014/15
Service Conditions 2014/15 The service conditions 2014/15 relating to the standard contract
General Conditions 2014/15 The general conditions 2014/15 relating to the standard contract
Contract Changes Provides details of the key changes from the NHS Standard Contract 2013/14 to 2014/15

Information Last Updated: 15th February 2014

Prescribed Specialised Services

The 2014/15 Identification Rules and the Identification Tool (developed by the National Casemix Office) can be found below with more resources located at Identification Tool

Prescribed Specialised Services
TitleDescriptionType
PS 2014/15 Identification Tool The National Software that can be used which applies the identification rules to a supplied data set
Identification Code Set Workbook containing the details of the code sets and associated criteria of the presribed services identified by the Identification Tool
Commissioning Intentions Commissioning intentions for prescribed specialised services for 2014/15.

Information Last Updated: 15th February 2014

Secondary Uses Service

Details of CDS 6.2 can be found below, along with SUS PbR reference documents for 2014/15. Latest news and further guidance can be found at SUS

Secondary Uses Services
TitleDescriptionType
CDS 6.2 Guidance Guidance which details the changes required for CDS 6.2
CDS 6.2 Data Specifications Data specifications for CDS 6.2
SUS 14/15 PbR Submission Timetable Timetable highlighting SUS 2014/15 PbR data submissions

Information Last Updated: 15th February 2014

Documents above are sourced from the DH, HSCIC and NHS England and information is published under the Open Government Licence