Guidance

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

Published guidance on this topic (6)

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Quality standards

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

Published quality standards on this topic (3)

NICE Pathways

Interactive topic-based flowcharts that allow you to navigate our recommendations on any subject.

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Guidance by programme

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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News and blogs

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NICE and NIHR: working together to produce research with impact

NICE and NIHR: working together to produce research with impact

Alice and Zoe discuss how the National Institute of Health Research (NIHR) and NICE work in partnership and identify key research priorities from NICE guidance.

Putting guidance into practice

Shared learning

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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