6th December 2013
This Digest summarises the results of our survey on payments made to GPs for the time they spend conducting CCG business. In particular, we have focused on the level of pay and additional benefits to determine how varied payments are across the country. . .continue reading.
26th November 2013
For higher education institutions, balancing the provision of educational services with the ever increasing reliance on technology and changes in the way we communicate is vitally important. .continue reading.
18th November 2013
We have reviewed the corporate risk registers of 16 CCGs across the south of England to compare their format and content. This has identified wide variations in the practical application of how best to assess, record and monitor risks using the risk register as a tool for effective good governance. Continue reading....
6th November 2013
Briefing paper for CCGs on Pharmaceutical Rebate Schemes updated to reflect recent NHS Protect guidance To find out more please click here.
1st November 2013
Final results from the June/July CCG Audit Committee 2013 Survey published with supporting HFMA Briefing Click here to find out more.
30th October 2013
The Autumn Winter 2013 edition of South Coast Audit's Fraud Focus newsletter is now available Click here to view the latest Fraud Focus.
22nd October 2013
David Lewis (NHS Medway and NHS Thanet CCG) chaired a packed session of the South East Audit Committee Chairs Network on 17th October at Crawley Hospital. The group, from a mix of commissioner and provider bodies, discussed a presentation (available here) by Ernst & Young LLP Continue reading ...
15th October 2013
SCA recently worked with the HFMA to respond to the national consultation by the Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators (ICSA) on a draft code of good governance for CCGs. The aim is to develop a concise document that outlines governance principles that support clinicians, ...continue reading ...