The Department of Health has published the test version of the 2007-08 national tariff. The overall uplift in prices is 2.5 per cent, net of 2.5 per cent efficiency savings.

NHS chief executive David Nicholson says trusts should use the latest version to model the impact of the increased tariff.

To read his letter to strategic health authority chief executives, click here

The Department of Health has published the test version of the 2007-08 national tariff. The overall uplift in prices is 2.5 per cent, net of 2.5 per cent efficiency savings.

NHS chief executive David Nicholson says trusts should use the latest version to model the impact of the increased tariff.

To read his letter to strategic health authority chief executives, click here