Bitesize course / NHS business cases (England)

Gain an overview of business cases, their importance and how they are used

3 hours Foundation
3 CPD hours

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This course introduces business cases and how they are used in NHS organisations. It provides those preparing a business case with an overview of their use and how one can be structured. The course considers the importance of managing change and option appraisal as well as the key elements needed for success.


  • What is a business case?
  • The components of a business case
  • Business cases in the NHS
  • Business cases that work – appraising options
  • Business cases that work – procurement options
  • Business cases that work – managing risk
  • Business cases that work – keys to success

What's included?

Up to date, easy to understand content, written by NHS experts

Access to your course online for 12 months

3 hours of accredited CPD

Certificate of completion

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How do I achieve a Foundation award in healthcare finance?

This course can count towards the Foundation award in healthcare finance. To achieve the award you will need to complete five bitesize short courses, including the compulsory short course ‘NHS finance’. The Foundation award can be purchased for just £165+VAT.

On completion of the Foundation award in healthcare finance you will gain:

- The Foundation award in healthcare finance certificate
- 15 hours accredited CPD

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