Building a team with the skills to boost primary care in West Leeds Primary Care Network

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Primary Care Networks (PCNs) are making excellent progress in recruiting additional roles as part of the expanded community multidisciplinary teams committed to in the NHS Long Term Plan. These expanded teams give patients access to a range of professionals for their needs via their GP practice, enabling quicker access to care and alleviating workload pressures on existing staff and freeing up GP time. West Leeds Primary Care Network (PCN) has been introducing new roles into a multidisciplinary team that covers the whole PCN, pooling capacity, experience, knowledge and skills to deliver a seamless primary care service to patients.