NHS England and NHS Improvement’s Costing Transformation Programme (CTP) was set up to implement PLICS across acute, mental health, ambulance, and community providers.
The CTP involves:
introducing and implementing new standards for patient-level costing
developing and implementing one single national cost collection to replace current multiple collections
establishing the minimum required standards for costing software and promoting its adoption
driving and encouraging sector support to adopt Patient Level Costing methodology and technology
In Surgical procedure particularly Robotic Surgical costings it is a better framework for costings and outcomes.
See attached file Robotic Assisted Surgery – Preliminary HES data analysis: