Our main duty is to protect and promote the interests of people who use health care services. We do this by promoting the provision of health care services which is effective, efficient and economic, and maintains or improves the quality of services.
Monitor and NHS England need your help to ensure the future NHS payment system delivers affordable, quality care and better outcomes for patients.
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One of the ways Monitor works to protect and promote the interests of patients is through our cooperation and competition directorate.
Find out more or respond to our latest consultations on cooperation and competition.
Monitor has a continuing role in assessing NHS trusts for foundation trust status, and for ensuring that foundation trusts are well-led, both in terms of their quality and finances.
We are seeking the views of local people on our findings into the conduct of Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly Primary Care Trust following a complaint by an independent sector provider.
Monitor and NHS England are working together to reform the way NHS services are paid for.
As part of our work on the payment system, we are also calling for evidence on the 30% marginal rate rule for emergency admissions.
This report sets out the provisional findings in relation to the complaint made by St Piran's Healthcare Limited against Cornwall and Isles of Scilly PCT.
Monitor and our national partners are supporting local areas tackle national barriers to integrated care, allowing locally-led integrated services to flourish.
Help Monitor and NHS England shape the future payment system by responding to our discussion paper by 19 July 2013.
Monitor, in partnership with HFMA, are holding a series of webinars on the theme of value based health care.
A one day conference for costing practitioners, and those working with patient level cost information.
Monitor and NHS England are holding four full day regional events in May/June 2013 to take commissioners through our guidance on commissioner requested services and to inform and engage on Risk Pool funding.