Guides to help you with commissioning
Doctors from various branches of practice have a role to play in commissioning.
All GP practices are now required to be a member of their local CCG.
For advice about how these changes impact on your practice, read our guidance:
CCGs - key messages for GPs
CCG constitutions- FAQs
Procurement law and policy - the basics for GPs
NHS Standard Contract FAQs
Public health services contract FAQs
Conflicts of interest for GPs as commissioners and providers
Our recent Sessional GPs conference (Oct 2013) featured a presentation focused on the role sessional GPs can play in commissioning.
Watch the presentation from Dr Penny Newman
Local Medical Committees (LMCs)
You have a vital role in representing the views of your members as the new commissioning structures develop.
Read our advice for LMCs
Consultants and SAS doctors
We urge you to take a proactive approach to commissioning and to engage at a local level.
Read our advice for consultants and SAS doctors
Public health doctors
With your specialist skills in public health commissioning support, you have a vital role play.
Read our advice for public health doctors