General practice

GPs and practice teams provide vital services for patients. They are at the heart of our communities, the foundation of the NHS.

General Practice Forward View

Over 80 steps to channel investment, develop the workforce, streamline workloads, improve infrastructure and help redesign services.

GP Retention Scheme

An improved package of financial and educational support for experienced GPs at risk of leaving general practice.

NHS GP Health Service

A new NHS GP Health service has been developed to improve access to mental health support for general practitioners and trainee GPs.

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NHS England kicks off international search for ground-breaking patient-care innovations

NHS England’s Chief Executive Simon Stevens has issued a call for the world’s best healthcare innovations to improve frontline patient care, including in mental health services and GP practices. The NHS Innovation Accelerator (NIA) has already successfully helped transform patient care across the NHS by fast-tracking the uptake of pioneering ideas, equipment and technology such […]

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