- Department of Health
- Part of:
- Health and social care outcomes frameworks, Health and social care integration, Cancer research and treatment, Compassionate care in the NHS, Dementia End of life care, Long term health conditions, Mental health service reform, NHS efficiency, and Patient safety
- 1 April 2016
Sets out the framework and indicators that will be used to hold NHS England to account for improvements in health outcomes.
The NHS Outcomes Framework will remain unchanged for 2016 to 2017.
NHS Outcomes Framework 2016 to 2017 at-a-glance document lists the indicators along with their status.
The department will work to develop indicators that are not yet live, and keep the existing indicators under review.
Data for the indicators of the NHS Outcomes Framework, as well as technical specifications of the indicators, are published on the Health and Social Care Information Centre indicator website.
More information about the role of the NHS Outcomes Framework and the objectives government sets for NHS England can be found in the mandate to NHS England for 2016 to 2017.
Published: 1 April 2016