14 / 11 / 2013 9.46am
The key changes being implemented include:
- The introduction of a new enhanced service (ES) to improve services for patients with complex health and care needs, who may be at high risk of unplanned admission to hospital.
- Reducing the size of the Quality and Outcomes Framework (QOF) by 341 points, with the GMS element of the 238 points being reinvested into global sum and 103 points being reinvested into ESs.
For more information see full details of the changes on the GMS Contract 2014/15 page.