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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 190 sites, covering eight million patients, 14 per cent of the population. Find out more

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New Diploma in Advanced Primary Care Management

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

GP Federations

GP federation members, covering 16 million people

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

Major milestone reached as primary care home numbers top 200

The National Association of Primary Care (NAPC) announced today (18 October) that its primary care home programme has reached a…
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National Primary Care Awards 2017 – the finalists

We’re delighted to announce this year’s finalists: Practice Manager of the Year Chris Stoppard, St Thomas Health Centre, Exeter Kay…
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Tweets from NAPC

#primarycarehome in the news! @herefordtimes - £400k to be invested over the next 2 years in Herefordshire Integrated Care Alliance PCH https://t.co/pHZprTYHIg @TaurusHealthUK

Looking to develop your skills to manage primary care at scale? There's still time to register for our Feb course https://t.co/JpZiw4Ta6I #FutureNHS

WHF conference on urgent care today. Accessible GP have fewer ED visits per reg patient who self refer to ED when unable to see GP within 2 days. Evidence that solving 4hr breach in A&E is through investment in PC @NAPC_NHS #PrimaryCareHome