This publication outlines some of the challenges in estimating and managing costs that we have observed in our work on major projects. It offers Accounting Officers and senior decision makers some ground rules and thoughts on how factors to consider when challenging costs.
This investigation looks at the 2017-18 increase in NHS spending on certain generic medicines, possible causes of the price increases in the market for generic medicines, and how the Department of Health and Social Care responded to the price increases.
We blog about the financial and adult care workforce challenges government needs to address in its forthcoming health and social care workforce strategy and Green Paper for support for older papers.
On the NAO Blog.
Strand Group Keynote Speech
Sir Amyas Morse recently spoke on 'The implications of central decision-making on the delivery of
frontline services’ at the Strand Group, the Policy Institute at King's College London's signature
seminar series. Read a transcript of Sir Amyas Morse's speech.