We use the best available evidence to develop recommendations that guide decisions in health, public health and social care.
Set out priority areas for quality improvement in health and social care.
Guidance by programme
Review the evidence across broad health and social care topics.
Reviews the clinical and cost-effectiveness of new treatments.
Review evidence to support adoption of health technologies in the NHS.
Review clinical and cost-effectiveness of specialised treatments.
Assessments of whether procedures are safe enough and work well enough for wider use in the NHS.
Products being developed or updated
Comment on guidance in development
Current guidance in consultation
News on this topic
Thousands of people will soon be able to be prescribed a drug to help them lose weight as part of their treatment in an NHS specialist weight management service.
Putting guidance into practice
Examples of how our guidance and standards have been put into practice in the NHS, local authorities, voluntary sector and a range of other organisations.
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