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Establishment of information systems for NHS Services: personal health budget collection Directions 2017
Directions given by NHS England requiring NHS Digital to establish and operate a system for the collection of information to be known as the personal health budgets collection information system.
To support the NHS Mandate objective for between 50-100,000 people to have a personal health budget by 2020/21. The data collected will be used to monitor progress against trajectories submitted by Clinical Commissioning Groups regarding the numbers of personal health budgets that will be in place by the end of 2019.
Sections 254(1), (3) and (6) of the Health and Social Care Act 2012
The Directions came into force on 20 November 2017.