Primary care-led commissioning: applying lessons from the past to the early development of clinical commissioning groups in England.

@article{Checkland2013PrimaryCC,
  title={Primary care-led commissioning: applying lessons from the past to the early development of clinical commissioning groups in England.},
  author={Kath Checkland and Anna Coleman and Imelda McDermott and Julia Segar and Rosalind Miller and Christina Petsoulas and Andrew Wallace and Stephen C. Harrison and Stephen Peckham},
  journal={The British journal of general practice : the journal of the Royal College of General Practitioners},
  year={2013},
  volume={63 614},
  pages={
          e611-9
        }
}
  • K. Checkland, A. Coleman, +6 authors S. Peckham
  • Published 2013
  • Medicine
  • The British journal of general practice : the journal of the Royal College of General Practitioners
BACKGROUND The current reorganisation of the English NHS is one of the most comprehensive ever seen. This study reports early evidence from the development of clinical commissioning groups (CCGs), a key element in the new structures. AIM To explore the development of CCGs in the context of what is known from previous studies of GP involvement in commissioning. DESIGN AND SETTING Case study analysis from sites chosen to provide maximum variety across a number of dimensions, from September… Expand
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