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Primary Care Case Studies

12th August 2019

You can read several insightful case studies below relating to primary care ranging from GP retention to extended access and primary care networks. Case study – GP Retention Support from a GP’s point of view – case study Workforce Modelling Tool – case study One Health Lewisham Extended Access – case study UCLPartners Emerging Leaders […]

Primary Care Networks in South West London

31st July 2019

Following their launch earlier this month, you can learn more about the journey of Primary Care Networks in South West London.  This video features clinical lead and GP Federation representatives from South West London, talking about the work going on in their area, and how it will benefit patients, general practices and wider community based […]

Guidance on clinical coding of cancer patients in primary care

29th July 2019

The Transforming Cancer Services Team for London (TSCT), Tower Hamlets CCG and Tower Hamlets Clinical Effectiveness Group have produced a joint paper regarding the clinical coding of cancer patients within primary care. The document provides a comparative analysis of national Quality and Outcomes Framework (QOF) practice register data with the National Cancer Registration & Analysis […]

The biggest reform to General Practice in a generation brings new services for patients across the capital

1st July 2019

Shake up will see physiotherapists, pharmacists, paramedics and other professionals working across London’s GP surgeries to provide better out of hospital care A major transformation in the way London’s family doctors work launches today (Monday 1 July 2019). GPs will work alongside professionals such as physiotherapists, paramedics, physician associates*, social prescribers* and mental health therapists […]

Case study: City and Hackney neighbourhood model

16th April 2019

Demand for health and social care is increasing as people live longer with complex conditions. A workforce modelling tool is a useful addition for those wishing to bring about new models in primary and integrated care, and service re-design around specific groups of patients. City and Hackney neighbourhood model Dr Stephanie Coughlin, clinical lead for […]

Transforming our workforce with Primary Care Navigators

3rd April 2019

  Dr Jackie Tavabie, Project Clinical Lead at OHSEL and GP Education Lead at Bromley CCG,  writes about improving healthcare delivery by implementing a novel approach to non-clinical workforce development in a primary care setting. Demand and expectation of health care is increasing as more people are living longer, with many suffering from long-term, complex […]

Next Steps to the Strategic Commissioning Framework – Quality Improvement

29th March 2019

Using quality improvement within general practice In this video and case study, Dr Nazmul Hussain, a GP from Wordsworth Health Centre, shares his own experience of quality improvement and the role it has within general practice. By using quality improvement methods, healthcare is becoming safer and more efficient, effective and patient centered. Key to this […]

Primary care workforce modelling tool – planning for the future

28th March 2019

Workforce brings a multifaceted set of challenges to primary care. At the core is the question: Does the supply meet the demand? Supporting workforce modelling One way of understanding these current and future implications is through a user friendly and scalable Beta2 version workforce modelling tool. This is a tool for those wishing to bring […]

Strengthening general practice collaboration across London

19th March 2019

Watch our animation and find out how working at scale supports primary care networks, benefits practices and their patients and strengthens general practice collaboration across London Next Steps maturity matrix and resource guide This maturity matrix and resource guide accompanies the Next Steps: A Vision for Strengthening General Practice Collaboration in London. Next Steps defines […]