This site is intended for health professionals only

At the heart of general practice since 1960

Report this comment to a moderator

Please fill in the form below if you think a comment is unsuitable. Your comments will be sent to our moderator for review.

Report comment to moderator

Required fields.

Headline

Practices with 2-3 GPs have the lowest expenses, NHS analysis shows

Comment

DOI - Work for a average (7k) size practice. All well and good if you can control for quality. But that's easier said than done. If they are generally cheap because either their clinical outcomes or their compliance is poor, then its not good value, just good price. Big practices tend to perform better on compliance and governance. Smaller practices tend to do better on continuity, and have lower admissions as a result, and have less fall through the cracks. However familiarity decreases how quickly cancer is identified.

Posted date

03 Aug 2016

Posted time

9:13am

required
required
required