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.
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Guidance by programme
Review the evidence across broad health and social care topics.
Products being developed or updated
Social care quick guides
A quick, easy way to access key information from NICE on social care topics.
Understanding intermediate care, including reablement
A quick guide for people using intermediate care services.
Discussing and planning medicines support
A quick guide for people who arrange their own home care.
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Our committees and working groups help to develop our guidance, standards, advice and other resources.
News on this topic
NICE has updated its guidance for the support of people living with dementia.
NICE says people growing older with learning disabilities need to have annual health checks to help them manage conditions that can quickly affect them as they grow older.
NICE urges hospitals and local authorities to redouble their efforts to reduce delays in discharging patients from hospitals, following criticism from MPs.
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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