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Latest agenda for our co-commissioning conference

Latest agenda for our co-commissioning conference

This is the latest version of the agenda* for our forthcoming co-commissioning conference, Commissioning Primary Care 2015, due to take place at the RCGP headquarters in London on 4 February.

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From the Editors

Key points from NHS England's guidance on co-commissioning primary care

Key points from NHS England's guidance on co-commissioning primary care

NHS England has spelt out its plans for CCGs co-commissioning primary care from April 2015.

Key opinions

What part could your CCG play in an NHS 'success regime'?

What part could your CCG play in an NHS 'success regime'?

I have previously posted on the importance of the Five Year Forward view for the NHS and why it matters that CCGs need to find which of the new models of care fit best with their plans for the future.

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How our social investment fund revitalised the third sector

How our social investment fund revitalised the third sector

We are now in the third year of our CCG's Social Investment Fund, centred around building strong communities while meeting duties to reduce health inequality.

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The reality of GPs and social workers delivering integrated care

The reality of GPs and social workers delivering integrated care

Integration - we all know about it, we all understand that it's more than a worthy ambition and could improve the lives of many. It's even an issue on which there exists that rare form of joined-up thinking, cross-party consensus.

How we can turn the Five Year Forward View into reality

How we can turn the Five Year Forward View into reality

The Five Year Forward View from Simon Stevens is strong, reassuring and pragmatic but it is still - and he has been consistently clear about this - only a view, and a view from the quarterdeck at that.

How our CCG is transforming ambulance services

How our CCG is transforming ambulance services

Have you noticed that everywhere you look in the NHS nowadays everything is 'transforming?' It is the latest overused buzzword but what does it really mean?

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Putting people at the centre of co-commissioning primary care

Putting people at the centre of co-commissioning primary care

Over the past year, CCGs have been busy developing their five year strategies. Prompted by NHS England's calls to action around primary care, they have simultaneously been thinking about how GP care in particular needs to change.

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