National Institute for Health and Care Excellence

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The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) is a UK based organisation who provides national guidance and advice to improve health and social care.

The role of NICE is to improve outcomes for people using the National Health Service (NHS) and other public health and social care services by:

  • Producing evidence-based guidance and advice for health, public health and social care practitioners.
  • Developing quality standards and performance metrics for those providing and commissioning health, public health and social care services.
  • Providing a range of information services for commissioners, practitioners and managers across health and social care.

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