NHS outcomes frameworks – Department of Health

Improving health and care: the role of the outcomes frameworks

‘Improving health and care: the role of the outcomes frameworks’ sets out how the 3 outcomes frameworks, Adult Social Care, the NHS and Public Health, work together to achieve the desired outcomes for the health and care system.

The ‘Improving health and care: the role of the outcomes frameworks’ document explains the principles behind the outcomes frameworks, including:

  • how they support quality improvement for individuals
  • demonstrates how the 3 frameworks are aligned
  • the role of shared and complementary indicators
  • sets out how they will work together in practice to help the system address the challenges facing the health and care system

The NHS confederation have published a one page guide here.

Read more on the Department of Health website