Primary care network podcasts

NHS England has launched a new podcast as part of the ongoing work to share learning and support the development of primary care networks across the country. The podcast is hosted by Dr William Owen, Clinical Fellow at NHS England.

Episode 1: Supporting the development of primary care networks – This episode features an interview with Dr Charlotte Canniff the Clinical Chair of North West Surrey CCG and clinical lead for primary care transformation within the Surrey Heartlands ICS. In this episode, Dr Canniff talks about her passion for primary care networks and how she is supporting the development of networks in her own area, as part of the work across Surrey Heartlands Integrated Care System.

Episode 2: Primary care networks and the role of practice managers – This episode features an interview with Hannah Smalley, Practice Manager and Managing Partner at Merchiston Surgery, part of Wyvern Health Partnership in Swindon. In this episode, Hannah talks about her role in the strategic development of Wyvern Health Partnership and the vital role of practice managers in developing primary care networks locally.

Further information about primary care networks is available on the primary care networks page, or email england.pcn@nhs.net with any queries.