Newcastle Gateshead Clinical Commisioning Group

Newcastle Gateshead Clinical Commisioning Group

General Practice Strategy

We recognise the importance of general practice as the cornerstone of NHS care. We are equally aware that the demands being placed on GPs and their teams have
never been greater.

General practice has experienced considerable growth in demand from people requiring care and support for increasingly complex needs.

The scope of services on offer from general practice has expanded with work moving from hospital settings into primary care; often without reference to the cost and capacity this place on general practice.

You can read more about the General Practice Strategy here

IT update January 2017

Co commissioning update January 2017