Primary care contracts

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NHS Employers previously negotiated changes to the General Medical Services (GMS) and Community Pharmacy Contractual Framework (CPCF) with general practitioners and pharmacists on behalf of NHS England/Improvement.

This function has now transferred to NHS England / Improvement.

General Medical Services

Details of the current and previous years GMS contract changes (including Directed Enhanced Services, the Quality and Outcomes Framework and Vaccinations and Immunisations) can be found on the NHS England / Improvement GP contract webpages.

For information on the technical systems supporting the GMS contract, please see the NHS Digital website. This includes the General Practice Extraction Service (GPES), the Calculating Quality Reporting System (CQRS) and the Business Rules for automated extractions.

Please address any email queries to the GP Contracts team, NHS England / Improvement via

Community Pharmacy Contractual Framework

Details of the current and previous years CPCF changes can be found on the NHS England /Improvement Pharmacy webpages.

Please address email queries to the pharmacy team, NHS England / Improvement via

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