Schedule affected by COVID
Status Schedule affected by COVID-19
Process QSD

Provisional Schedule

Expected publication 02 September 2021

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Key events during the development of the guidance:

Date Update
08 June 2021 Post-consultation meeting
02 December 2020 - 11 January 2021 Quality standard consultation
11 January 2021 Schedule affected by COVID-19. Schedule affected by COVID
01 December 2020 Specialist committee member list updated
01 December 2020 Stakeholder list updated
01 December 2020 Declaration of interests
29 September 2020 Prioritisation meeting
13 July 2020 - 27 July 2020 Topic engagement
24 June 2020 In progress. Development of this quality standard has restarted and the timelines have been updated.
06 April 2020 Topic update: this quality standard has not been defined as therapeutically critical (please follow the link titled rapid guidelines and evidence summaries within the yellow banner on the NICE website homepage about for information on recent changes to the way we work). The quality standard will therefore be paused. At this stage, we are unable to provide alternative timelines as to when the quality standard may be re-started but we will provide updates as and when this information becomes clear.
25 March 2020 Schedule affected by COVID-19. COVID-19
15 May 2019 In progress. In progress
24 July 2018 This QS has been referred to NICE but has not yet been scheduled into the work programme. Topics are prioritised for development annually.