Formulary appeals

December 14, 2012 // 0 Comments

Knowing that you need a formal appeals process for formulary decisions, it should not be a real issue if you think this through. The starting point is the establishment of a [...]

NICE and 90 days.

December 12, 2012 // 0 Comments

This has always been an interpretation of NICE that I don’t understand and perhaps NICE does not understand either. What I do understand is that there is a requirement [...]

Formulary transparency

December 12, 2012 // 0 Comments

So we need to publish all relevant local formulary decisions on line in a clear, simple and transparent way so that patients, the public and stakeholders can easily [...]

The evidence pit

December 7, 2012 // 0 Comments

I have come across something I call the ‘evidence pit’ over the last few years, but it seems to be getting worse. I am not sure whether it is driven by the NHS or [...]