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Date: 24 July 2017
BHR CCGs needs to make £55 million of local savings in the 2017/18 financial year. Following a public consultation, BHR CCGs have decided to no longer fund some treatments and procedures. This will come into effect from 10 July 2017.
The decisions are:
Follow this link to download a copy of the 'Spending NHS money wisely – summary of decisions reached'.
Find out more about the evidence used to inform the decision at the meeting of the three Governing Bodies on 29 June 2017
The NHS is facing a challenging time. There is rising local demand for NHS services and the cost and availability of treatments continues to increase, which means it is all the more essential that we spend our limited resources in the most effective way.
This is why we want to change some of the things that we spend local NHS money on.
We are looking at:
To find out more, read ‘Spending NHS money wisely’. The engagement on this closed on Thursday 18 May 2017. Thank you to everyone who took the time to read our proposals and give us their feedback.
We are looking at our proposals and if they might discriminate or disadvantage against the following characteristics:
As part of this work, we have carried out an initial EIA.
We will take into account people’s responses to our proposals and this will inform a more detailed final EIA, which will go to our governing bodies to consider before any decision is made about these proposals.