Transforming primary Care in London: A Strategic Commissioning Framework sets out a bold new vision for primary care in the capital centred on proactive, accessible and coordinated care.
The Primary Care Programme has been established to transform London’s experience of primary care.
London CCGs and NHS England (London), working together as Healthy London Partnership, have a vision to transform London’s experience of primary care.
This is laid out in Transforming Primary Care in London: A Strategic Commissioning Framework (2015) and aims to:
- Support patients to consistently receive a high quality of care, no matter who they are or where they live in London
- Support the sustainability of primary care
The programme is centred on delivering a new offer for patients and is working with local areas to realise the vision laid out in the Strategic Commissioning Framework. The principle is that care will be personalised to people’s needs and reach certain standards of care that patients and clinicians have told us they want:
- Making care easier to access
- Better coordinated with other services;
- More proactive in helping people stay healthy or in control of their health problems.
The Primary Care Programme has focused on helping health commissioners develop local plans to implement the Strategic Commissioning Framework. The programme has been supporting providers to build sustainable organisations and also facilitated the sharing of best practice and innovations.
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