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Achieving new QOF quality and productivity indicators: Part 1 – prescribing (1 CPD hour)

The GPC's Dr Nigel Watson advises on the new commissioning-focused QOF indicators on prescribing

Learning objectives

This module offers a step-by-step guide to the new commissioning-focused QOF indicators, covering:

  • Conducting an internal review of prescribing
  • Deciding areas where improvement can be achieved
  • Participating in an external peer review of prescribing with a group of practices
  • Submitting a report to the PCO detailing areas for improvement

Dr Nigel Watson is chair of the GPC's commissioning and service development subcommittee, chief executive of Wessex LMCs, and a GP in the New Forest.

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