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BMA Primary Care Network (PCN) Handbook - March 2019

PCNs are groups of general practices working closely together, with other primary and community care staff and health and care organisations, providing integrated services to their local populations.

From April 2019, the BMA’s GP committee and NHS England have agreed a DES (Directed Enhanced Service) to fund and support, individual GP practices to establish/ join PCNs covering populations of between 30,000 to 50,000 in England.

The BMA have created a handbook (attached) which provides advice and offers options to groups of practices looking to establish a PCN.  

 

Updated on 18 March 2019, 447 views

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