NHS England

Root Definition

As the overall commissioner for NHS services in England, devolving much of that responsibility to CCGs, this has a need for information to determine quality and effectiveness of services.


The public
The Government / Department of Health
NHS Provider organisations (CCGs, Foundation Trusts(


Not sure


Transforms policy into strategic direction, organisation and funding of services.


Funding should be equitably and fairly distributed to deliver the maximum value within the limited budgets.


Department of Health


Operates in a complex political and fiscal framework.
Subject to political and media pressure on a number of fronts.

Contribution to the problem situation

As the top level owners of NHS Services in England, it has many demands, and mindfulness does not appear to be a high level agenda item.