NICE is currently reviewing its guideline for improving supportive and palliative care in adults’.
The draft scope proposes removing complementary therapies from the NICE guideline (at line 109 of the draft scope).
Given the contribution that complementary therapies make to improving the wellbeing of people using these services, this represents a retrograde step. CNHC will be responding to challenge this proposal and we will feedback any further info we receive from the CNHC.
You can find details at the following link: http://www.nice.org.uk/guidance/indevelopment/GID-CGWAVE0799/consultation/html-content