R&D NIHR returns
Providers of NHS services must provide data on performance in initiating and delivering clinical research.
Data for studies which have received NHS approval (called NHS Permission) in the previous 12 months is submitted quarterly to the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR).
1. Performance in Initiating Clinical Research – the document can be found here.
2. Performance in Delivering Clinical Research
This benchmark requires the NEAS to report on whether the Trust is recruiting the target number of patients to clinical trials within the time frame agreed with the Sponsor. This applies to commercially sponsored trials only.
From 1 April 2018 to 31 March 2019 NEAS has not commenced participation in any commercially sponsored trials.