NHS trusts' services: quality accounts 2011 to 2012

Guidance for NHS trusts on additional reporting requirements to support external audit of their 2011 to 2012 quality accounts.


Quality accounts: 2011-12 audit guidance

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Quality accounts are:

  • reports about the quality of services by NHS healthcare providers
  • published annually by all NHS healthcare providers, including the independent sector
  • available to the public

The Department of Health has asked the Audit Commission to make arrangements for auditors to provide external assurance on NHS trusts 2011 to 2012 quality accounts.

Published 4 April 2012