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In this CPDcast Merry Varney from Leigh Day explains the Court’s decision in Clinical Commissioning Groups & Fertility Treatment v Thanet CCG [2014]. She sets out the duty on CCGs following this decision and makes clear that even in the absence of any statutory duty, CCGs can choose not to follow NICE guidance only where there is some special factor that exceptionally justifies them in doing so.

Outcomes:
After completing the course you will:
  • Understand the Court’s decision in in Clinical Commissioning Groups & Fertility Treatment v Thanet CCG [2014].
Level:
General Interest Difficulty: 2 of 5
Classification:
Legislative Updates
Market Update / Hot Topic
Sources and References:
  • R v North Derbyshire Health Authority, ex parte Fisher (1997) 38 BMLR 76;
  • Rose, R (on the application of) v Thanet Clinical Commissioning Group [2014] EWHC 1182 (Admin).
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In this CPDcast Merry Varney from Leigh Day discusses the Court’s decision in Clinical Commissioning Groups & Fertility Treatment v Thanet CCG [2014].

Date Recorded: 24th June 2014

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