General Practitioners Committee

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GPC policy groups

GPC's policy groups focus on specific workstreams, and deliver work on behalf of GPC. You can find out more about our policy groups and their work below.

 

Clinical and prescribing

The Clinical and prescribing policy group leads on matters relating to drugs and prescribing, which includes vaccinations and immunisations policy, and the Quality and Outcomes Framework (QOF).

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Contracts and regulation

The Contracts and regulation policy group leads on regulatory and contractual issues relating to GPs working within the NHS, as well as the interface with private practice, and matters relating to prison doctors.

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Dispensing and pharmacy

The Dispensing and pharmacy policy group leads on matters relevant to the regulations for dispensing doctors, and those relating to the provision of pharmaceutical services in the community.

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Premises and practice finance

The Premises and practice finance policy group leads on financial and resource issues relating to GP practices as businesses and GP-specific payments including: pensions, tax and accountancy, premises and geography related costs.

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Education, training and workforce

The Education, training & workforce policy group leads on all education issues and the recruitment and retention of the general practice workforce.

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Working at scale

The Working at scale policy group leads on all matters relating to the commissioning and provision of services including CCG commissioning and practice based commissioning, enhanced services, OOH, new providers and the internal market.

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Representation

The Representation policy group work to ensure there is adequate representation of all GPs on GPC and within the NHS.

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Information, management, technology and information governance

The Information management, technology and information governance policy group leads on all matters relating to NHS GP information, management and technology and all other relevant initiatives such as primary and secondary care IT interface, training and change management.

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Workload management

The Workload management policy group leads on all issues related to workload in general practice and advises on issues relating to workload control.

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