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PCNs – a unified voice for the future

Having reported on the NHS for over a decade, I

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We have already shown what we can do

Dear editor… I want to reflect on the last 18

Mission improbable: How PCNs are coping with gradually increasing workload

There is mission creep in every area of the NHS

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Pulse PCN: The new forum for clinical directors

We are really happy to today launch Pulse PCN, the


Nobody should be left behind

It’s 50 years since GP Julian Tudor Hart published his

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All first Covid jab appointments for under-30s cancelled pending discussion with their GP

NHS England has cancelled all appointments it has made for

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Covid has been a learning curve for PCN clinical directors

Dear editor… I’ve been reflecting on the lessons learned about

Cautiously optimistic

Dear editor… I have cautious optimism about February’s health and

Structured opioid and gabapentinoid reviews become compulsory for PCNs

PCNs will be required to offer structured medication reviews (SMRs)

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PCNs organise drop-in clinics to catch Covid vaccine stragglers

Primary care networks have been holding drop-in Covid vaccination clinics

NHS England set to stand down multiple mass vaccination centres in April

A number of mass vaccination centres will temporarily close next

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BMA will back GPs who give spare Covid vaccine doses to under-50s

Exclusive GPs have clinical discretion to move onto phase two

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GPs ‘left to figure out’ where Covid vaccine payments have gone

Primary Care Networks in South West London have been left