A toolkit to support the provision of GP online services. Written by the RCGP, in collaboration with NHS England.

This guidance is a companion to the Operational Guidance, published by the Department of Health and Social Care on 21 December 2018,
NHS England launch new monthly podcast focusing on Primary Care Networks                                                                                                                                                                                                                            public-health-england

Public Health England (PHE) has launched a series of new e-learning tools to boost health and care professionals’ knowledge and skills in dealing with some of the biggest issues in public health.

From the 1st April 2019, NHS Resolution is operating a new state-backed indemnity scheme for general practice in England called the Clinical Negligence Scheme for General Practice (CNSGP).
NHS England and the British Medical Association's General Practitioners Committee have agreed a five-year GP contract framework from 2019/20.
The new contract framework marks some of the biggest general practice contract changes in over a decade and will be essential to deliver the ambitions set out in the NHS Long Term Plan through strong general practice services.
Practices across the peninsula are working with NHS England and other organisations to offer real choice to GPs looking to work or return to the profession in Devon, Cornwall or Somerset.

The Mental Health Foundation is the UK’s charity for everyone’s mental health. With prevention at the heart of what they do, aiming to find and address the sources of mental health problems.

ESCAPE-pain is a rehabilitation programme for people with chronic joint pain of the knees and/or hips, that integrates educational self-management and coping strategies with an exercise regimen individualised for each participant.
It helps people understand their condition, teaches them simple things they can help themselves with, and takes them through a progressive exercise programme so they learn how to cope with pain better.

The Allied Health Professions comprise of art therapists, drama therapists, music therapists, chiropodists/podiatrists, dietitians, occupational therapists, operating department practitioners, orthoptists, osteopaths, paramedics, physiotherapists, prosthetists and orthotists, radiographers, and speech and language therapists.

NHS England and NHS Improvement South West is one of the seven regional teams covering the counties of Bath, Wiltshire, West Bristol, Somerset, Gloucestershire, Cornwall and Isles of Scilly, Devon and Dorset.

A free e-learning resource, providing training and education in population health, wellbeing and prevention.

The BMA have published a handbook which provides advice and offers options to groups of practices looking to establish a PCN.

Community pharmacy teams need to work closely with colleagues in general practices in order to provide the best possible care for patients. Effective collaborative working is helped by GP and pharmacy teams understanding how their colleagues work on a day to day basis.