A guide to commissioning cardiac surgical services

October 25, 2011

There has been substantial progress in cardiac surgery over the last ten years. Surgeons are operating in a more timely fashion on more people with higher levels of risk and co-morbidity, yet they are delivering better outcomes. The national audit has been a major driver for success and so has the work of NHS Improvement where a focus on systems that deliver high quality care has been pivotal. revalidation_checklist