The National Cardiac Benchmarking Collaborative (NCBC)

is a UK-wide collaborative of NHS Specialist Cardiac Centres

Formed in 2006, the aim of the NCBC is to improve the quality, efficiency and effectiveness of cardiac services, through:

  • regular benchmarking and comparison of cardiac services
  • identifying, sharing and learning from best practice
  • working in collaboration to reduce unnecessary variation




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