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NICE guidance

We use the best available evidence to develop recommendations that guide decisions in health, public health and social care. Find out more about guidance.

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Quality standards

Quality standards set out the priority areas for quality improvement in health and social care. Find out more about quality standards.

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NICE Pathways

Interactive topic-based flowcharts that allow you to navigate our recommendations on any subject. Find out more about NICE Pathways.

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NICE Pathways

Interactive topic-based flowcharts that allow you to navigate our recommendations on any subject.  Find out more about NICE Pathways.

NICE guidelines

Review the evidence across broad health and social care topics. 

Quality standards

Set out priority areas for quality improvement in health and social care. 

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New guidance and advice

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Social care quick guides

A quick, easy way to access key information from NICE on social care topics.

Discussing and planning medicines support

A quick guide for home care managers providing medicines support.

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Better home care for older people

A quick guide for people who arrange their own home care.

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Shared learning

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