[PDF] Commissioning guide: varicose veins

Royal College of Surgeons - RCS
Royal College of Surgeons of England (RCS);Vascular Society of Great Britain and Ireland
Publication date:
01 February 2013


This guide is designed to assist clinical commissioning groups (CCGs) to make decisions about appropriate healthcare for specific clinical circumstances and fulfil their obligation to commission healthcare for their population that meets the five domains in the NHS Outcomes Framework. The high value care pathway contained within this guide aims to provide patients, the public, health and social care professionals, commissioners and service providers with a clear description of what constitutes a high quality service for varicose veins.