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QOF guidance 2016/17

The 2016-17 QOF guidance has been published on the NHS Employers webpage (


The BMA webpage ( has been updated to reflect the minor amendments made to QOF for 2016-17, which are:

An adjustment to the value of a QOF point taking account of population growth and relative changes in practice list size from 1 January 2015 to 1 January 2016. The national average list size as of 1 January 2016 is 7460 and the value of a QOF point for 2016/17 will be £165.18

No changes to thresholds for 2016/17

No changes to QOF indicators

You will also be aware that as part of the negotiations for the 2017-18 contract, NHS Employers and GPC have agreed to explore ending QOF in its entirety.


Updated on 08 November 2017, 860 views

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