Support for general practice resilience

25 April 2017

Primary care leaders seeking to strengthen practices at risk from workforce, demand and other pressures can access funding from NHS England’s resilience programme, part of the General Practice Forward View. The GP resilience programme recognises that many practices are already struggling to cope with existing workload for a variety of reasons, and that others are looking for long-term solutions in the face of uncertainties about the supply of GPs, funding, running costs, premises and related issues.

PCC is working with practices at all points on the spectrum from the most vulnerable to those interested in building resilience through collaboration. This includes working with other organisations, to provide the necessary infrastructure and scale to support effective sharing of resources, workforce and expansion of services both to serve the care needs of local populations and to secure the future resources needed for long-term sustainability and growth.

To find out how we are working with practices and primary care commissioners to stabilise vulnerable practices and support GP resilience, contact PCC at vpsupport@pcc-cic.org.uk

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