The licence contains conditions for providers of NHS services, including NHS foundation trusts and other providers.

Documents

The new NHS provider licence

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Annex: NHS provider licence standard conditions

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The licence contains important conditions for providers of NHS services.

These conditions help Monitor to ensure the health sector works for the benefit of patients by:

  • setting prices for NHS-funded care in partnership with NHS England
  • enabling integrated care
  • preventing anti-competitive behaviour that is against the interests of patients
  • supporting NHS commissioners in maintaining service continuity
  • overseeing the way NHS foundation trusts are governed