Best Value programme

Best Value programme

An NHS-based initiative that requires all internal and external local authority service providers to assess the efficiency and effectiveness of their services, i.e. the commissioned or purchased service must be both cost-effective and of high quality.
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CONTROLLING a pounds 100m budget, Shirley has held senior posts at the Chartered Institute of Public Finance and Accountancy in London, where she helped develop the local authority Best Value programme, and at Newcastle City Council.
The effectiveness of its best value programme remained a source of pride.
In terms of the Best Value programme there are two further years which have already been scheduled.
The library service was the first provided by the city council to undertake a detailed review of its work as part of the government's best value programme.
The review of services was made to try and meet requirements of the government's Best Value programme.
For full details of our Best Value Programme please contact our clerk's office.
The association is one of only two organisations nationwide to be included in all three lists which name registered social landlords which have excelled in the government's Best Value programme.
Under the Best Value programme, staff have to examine council services, comparing them with services provided by other councils, consulting with the public and finally, if necessary, inviting private firms to compete for the work.
Despite its MBA being ranked as one of the best value programmes in the world by the FT and its reputation for the high quality of its teaching, Vlerick has remained something of a hidden gem in the business education market.