Our aim is to drive and enable excellence across the health and social care system:


Using evidence to inform the ambition for health and social care

Engaging and influencing central and local government and the NHS

Visible impact on national and local strategies and policies


Products designed to support individual decisions and system-level quality improvement

Topics and priorities aligned with health and care system needs

Presentation and delivery integrated with quality improvement and performance management systems

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Our 2019/20 business plan gives an insight into how we plan to tackle the challenges and pressures facing our health and social care system. 

It also provides an outline of the objectives and performance measures for 2019 to 2020.

We're reviewing how we produce and present our guidance and advice. Read about the NICE Connect project.