Diploma in Advanced Primary Care Management
This is a one-year diploma to develop the skills and competencies for managing primary care at scale within the NHS.
A comprehensive diploma for people who are managing primary care and are becoming responsible for creating and running primary care provision at scale including – NAPC’s primary care home, new care models, GP super practices and GP or other primary care federations. The curriculum will incorporate the learning and experience of multispecialty community providers (MCPs), integrated primary and acute care systems (PACS) and primary care homes.
What you can expect
- A practical, ‘how to’, focused, service development and business management training diploma
- Learn from current primary care at scale developments
- Qualifications – equivalent to 60 credits (20 per module) at postgraduate level. On completion of the diploma, students may apply to study for HFMA’s Diploma and Higher Diploma which provides a pathway to a full MBA (subject to programme validation)
- Network learning
- Diploma alumni to continue sharing learning and best practice
Starting the programme
There are four entry points:
- October 2017 (now full)
- February 2018
- June 2018
- October 2018
The course costs £2,800 + VAT
Registration fee: £200 + VAT (payable as a deposit on notification of candidate acceptance, non-refundable).
Further information/expression of interest
To express an interest or find out more, please email the NAPC team at: firstname.lastname@example.org.
To apply for a place on the diploma programme click here.
The NAPC diploma is run in association with the Healthcare Financial Management Association (HFMA) and Capsticks, with delivery partners the Practice Management Network and the Association of Medical Secretaries, Practice Managers, Administrators and Receptionists (AMSPAR). The project has been set up with funding by NHS England.