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NAPC Annual Conference 2018 • NEC Birmingham

Catch up on NAPC18

Including the Health and Social Care Secretary’s speech.

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An innovative approach to primary care

Primary Care Home

Primary Care Home is an innovative approach to strengthening and redesigning primary care. There are now more than 200 sites, covering nine million patients, 16 per cent of the population. Find out more

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Diploma in Advanced Primary Care Management

Gain the skills to manage the transformation of primary care. Read more

“The primary care home movement is inspiring GPs and their teams to get up and do something in a way which is unique.”

Dr James Morrow, Managing Partner, Granta and Shelford PCH

We’re celebrating 70 years of primary care!

Share your memories of the NHS with us. Find out more…

Connecting people across primary care

We are a national membership organisation representing and supporting the interests of all healthcare professionals, both clinicians and managers, working across the breadth of primary care. The organisation is at the centre of shaping the future of healthcare, spreading innovation, influencing policy, supporting and connecting professionals – enabling you to provide world-class sustainable patient-centred healthcare.

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Practice Managers

Practice Management Network members – NAPC hosted network

Primary Care Home sites

Primary care home sites across the UK

Pharmacy members

Pharmacy members of the NAPC

NPCN Network

National Primary Care Network members – NAPC hosted network

Innovating and shaping the future of health care

Primary care home

Primary care home is an innovative approach to strengthening and redesigning primary care. Developed by the NAPC, the model brings together a range of health and social care professionals to work together to provide enhanced personalised and preventative care for their local community.
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International learning

The NAPC has strong partnerships abroad including the US and Ireland. Read the latest work on accountable care and comparing the delivery of primary care. Read our latest work following a two-day symposium in Washington to share best practice and exchange ideas and experience about accountable care.
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New diploma

A one-year diploma to develop the skills and competencies for managing primary care at scale within the NHS. Develop the skills to lead the transformation of primary care and develop new models of care.
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Navigation programme

The Primary Care Navigation (PCN) programme provides tailored training for your staff to signpost people to local community resources, empowering them to manage their personal needs and reducing their reliance on GPs.
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Latest News

Landmark guide to primary and social care integration launched

The National Association of Primary Care (NAPC) and Association of Directors of Adult Social Services (ADASS) have launched a joint…
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NAPC welcomes new investment in primary and community care

The National Association of Primary Care (NAPC) welcomes the Prime Minister’s announcement that the NHS Long Term Plan will guarantee…
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NAPC joins other leaders at International Faculty of Primary Care meeting in USA

Healthcare leaders from UK, Ireland and USA will continue to progress the integrated care agenda as they come together as…
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Tweets from NAPC

Apply now for our Feb 2019 course, 50% bursaries for NHS staff in ICS areas available for February only, for more information visit https://t.co/bxN3lW6ryD @HFMA_UK @CAPSTICKSLLP @nhsconfed

Looking to learn how to build a #primarycarehome or primary care network? Catch up on our #NAPC18 session with NAPC's @marshall_johnny & @OpenCrossings - Want to know more? Join us on 16 January for our next event, more info on our website https://t.co/i0gaeECgju via @YouTube

Great discussions ⁦@Ashpeshen⁩ on 4 key characteristics of PCH and national network through faculty to learn from other areas ⁦@MariaHwdon⁩ ⁦@DrNavChana⁩ ⁦@NAPC_NHS⁩ ⁦@CathyBellman⁩ #primarycarehome #NAPCkentmedway


NAPC Annual Conference 2019, 9-10 October 2019, Birmingham NEC

The NAPC Annual Conference 2019 will be held on 9-10 October 2019 at the Birmingham NEC. More details will appear here shortly.
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How to set up a primary care home or primary care network, NAPC Members Event 16 Jan (London)

Want to set up a primary care network but unsure about how to get started? Our next members’ event will focus on the practical steps,…
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