Breadcrumb Home Publications Managing elective referrals: innovation must be matched by evaluation This content relates to the following topics: Commissioning and contracting Share this content Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Share on LinkedIn Share on Email Print this page Dr Michelle Drage and Chris Naylor recommend ways referral management findings from London can influence future commissioning.Read the full article on commissioning (requires a subscription to Pulse magazine) Comments Add your comment Your name Email (your email will not be made public) Your job/role Organisation Comment Post comment You may also be interested in Article Is the NHS being privatised? The involvement of the private sector in the NHS is a hotly contested topic. We consider whether the NHS is being privatised. Long read What is commissioning and how is it changing? Commissioning is the process by which health and care services are planned, purchased and monitored. Here we look at the commissioning process in more detail, the organisations involved and how it is changing. Paid event Thinking differently about commissioning Video Don Berwick on payment reform: How can we do things differently? Ben Collins talks with Professor Don Berwick, International Visiting Fellow at The King's Fund, about the current system of financial incentive schemes in the UK and how these could be reformed.