News archive: 2016

News archive: 2016


Successful primary care pilot expands to 92 sites

NAPC welcomes the supportive comments by Simon Stevens, Chief Executive of NHS England, telling the Health Service Journal that the Primary Care Home model “goes…
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Primary Care Home featured in New Care Models Multispecialty Community Provider Framework

The National Association of Primary Care (NAPC) today welcomes the publication of a new framework setting out how to be a multispecialty community provider. The…
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New Primary Care model yielding early results

Several sites testing a new approach to primary care have reported seeing a positive impact on care and services, just months after beginning to pilot…
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General Practice Forward View

NAPC has always identified Primary Care in both form, a level in a health system and function, a strategy for organising approaches to care. Primary Care…
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NAPC comment on 6% reduced funding for pharmacy

The National Association of Primary Care, describes the plans by the government to reduce funding to community pharmacy by 6% as “destabilising at a time…
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Commission calls for radical rethink of care for older people

Care must be driven by the needs of individuals rather than rigid institutions and structures. That is the main message from an independent report published…
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