Measuring the use of NICE guidance

How has our guidance been used in practice?

NICEimpact reports review how our guidance is used to improve the health and care of people. 

We base the reports on data from national audits, reports, journal papers, surveys and indicator frameworks. They also include insights from patients and experts in the field.

View NICEimpact reports


Quality standard service improvement template

Our tempate helps providers make an initial assessment of their service compared with a selection of quality statements. It includes:

  • assessing current practice
  • recording an action plan
  • monitoring quality improvement.

Innovation scorecard

The Innovation Scorecard reports on the use of medicines and medical technologies in the NHS in England which have been positively appraised by NICE.

NHS Digital: innovation scorecard for technology appraisals