JCPCT

JCPCT

Abbreviation for:
Joint Committee of Primary Care Trusts
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"The danger is that he will put politics before rational evidence-based decision making." Mr Hunt announced that the initial decision by the Joint Committee of Primary Care Trusts (JCPCT) to end children's heart surgery in three units around the country was to be put on hold after an independent review suggested the consultation process was based on "flawed analysis".
Last July the Joint Committee of Primary Care Trusts (JCPCT) said children''s heart surgery would end at Leeds General Infirmary, Glenfield Hospital in Leicester and London''s Royal Brompton, and treatment would instead be concentrated at seven specialist centres.
The joint committee of primary care trusts (JCPCT) came together yesterday to announce the decision.
The consultation process was launched by the Joint Committee of Primary Care Trusts (JCPCT) of England as part of a national review aimed at streamlining paediatric congenital cardiac surgery services (PCCS).
JCPCT chairman Sir Neil McKay said it was an "obscure technical point" and planned to appeal.
Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt announced that the initial decision by the Joint Committee of Primary Care Trusts (JCPCT) to end children's heart surgery in three units around the country was to be put on hold after an independent review suggested the consultation process was based on "flawed analysis".
Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt announced that the initial decision by the Joint Committee of Primary Care Trusts (JCPCT) to axe children's heart surgery in three units around the country was to be put on hold after an independent review suggested the consultation process was based on "flawed analysis".
The legal challenge stems from a decision last July by the Joint Committee of Primary Care Trusts (JCPCT) that paediatric cardiac surgery should be concentrated at fewer, larger sites to improve standards.
But she stressed that was only ruling on "one part" of the Joint Committee of Primary Care Trusts (JCPCT) decision so that there could be "re-consultation and reconsideration" over the Leeds closure.
But she stressed she was only reversing one part of the Joint Committee of Primary Care Trusts (JCPCT) decision so that there could be re-consultation and reconsideration over the Leeds closure.
Mr Havers said the Kennedy Panel, a group of experts set up to advise the JCPCT, had produced "sub-scores" measuring the quality of service under various criteria.
Mrs Justice Nicola Davies, sitting at London's High Court, ruled that the challenge must succeed, and today she will outline the next steps that she requires the NHS to take and whether the Joint Committee of Primary Care Trusts (JCPCT) decision needs to go back to the drawing board.