NICE guidance can reduce delays in hospital discharge raised by critical report
NICE urges hospitals and local authorities to redouble their efforts to reduce delays in discharging patients from hospitals, following criticism from MPs
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NICE draft guidance recommends non-invasive prenatal testing (NIPT) for fetal rhesus-D status.
14 July 2016
Children and young people with suspected diabetes should be seen by a specialist immediately, says NICE quality standard
When a GP suspects a child or young person has diabetes, they should immediately be sent to hospital and seen the same day by a specialist, a new NICE quality standard says.
13 July 2016
NICE wants people who show signs of sepsis to be treated with the same urgency given to those with suspected heart attacks.
13 July 2016
NICE draft guidance extends treatment options for thousands of people with severe rheumatoid arthritis
New draft guidance from NICE means thousands of people suffering with severe rheumatoid arthritis will have more medicines to choose from.
12 July 2016
Dozens of patients with leukaemia will now have an automatic right to the drug bosutinib rather than having to apply to the Cancer Drugs Fund for it.
07 July 2016
A project that improved the management of a painful bowel condition, and reduced hospital referrals in Somerset has won this year’s 2016 NICE Shared Learning Award.
06 July 2016