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Continuing to deliver care in the tidal wave of coronavirus (COVID-19)

How do we continue to provide care across the health and care system? Here we offer some practical solutions and recommendations to the system to…
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New practical estate guide for primary care networks to meet the challenges of integrated care

A practical ‘how to’ guide to help primary care networks (PCNs) start work on developing their premises so they’re able to provide integrated, community-based health…
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Former NAPC chair and president steps down after 20 years 

Professor James Kingsland OBE has announced he is to step down as an NAPC Director at the end of March after more than 20 years…
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NAPC's response to revised PCN DES specifications

Responding to the new GP contract for 2020/21 – 2023/24 including the revised DES specifications for primary care networks, Dr Nav Chana MBE, Clinical Director,…
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NAPC calls for a rethink of the draft DES service specifications based on learning from the primary care home model

The National Association of Primary Care (NAPC) is today calling for NHS England and NHS Improvement to reconsider its process for primary care transformation, describing…
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UK’s first national GP led super-partnership joins forces with NAPC

Modality Partnership – an award-winning super partnership covering more than 45 general practice sites across England – has become the latest NAPC member. Commenting on…
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NAPC19 was one of our best yet!

For those of you who missed it, here is a flavour of what happened. We had a packed two days of learning, sharing and networking…
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NHS providers and NAPC to work together to promote effective collaboration between primary care and trusts

The leading membership bodies for trusts and primary care providers have announced their intention to work more closely together. NHS Providers and the National Association…
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NAPC launches primary care network digital incubation programme

Programme update: Thank you to everyone who applied to be a NAPC digital incubator site, we had a fantastic response and a high standard of…
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New NAPC leadership vows to continue to drive forward the integration agenda improving population health for communities 

Former National Association of Primary Care (NAPC) Chair Dr Johnny Marshall OBE took over as NAPC President this week saying there was now “a real opportunity to…
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