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NHS: Drugs

November 10, 2008

Question written on 10/11/2008

To ask the Secretary of State for Health when he plans to introduce the new process for developing the quality and outcomes framework of the General Medicines Services contract.

Answered by Ben Bradshaw

We expect the National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence to oversee the process for the developing and reviewing new indicators in the Quality and Outcomes Framework from April 2009 as set out in the published consultation document (a copy of which has been placed in the Library).