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How Widespread Is Working at Scale in English General Practice? an Observational Study

Forbes, Lindsay J.L., Forbes, Hannah, Sutton, Matt, Checkland, Katherine, Peckham, Stephen (2019) How Widespread Is Working at Scale in English General Practice? an Observational Study. British Journal of General Practice, 69 (687). ISSN 0960-1643. E-ISSN 1478-5242. (doi:10.3399/bjgp19X705533)

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Abstract

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In early 2018, <5% of general practices were working closely at scale; about half of practices were working more loosely at scale. Data were, however, incomplete. Understanding what is happening at practice level is needed so that we can evaluate benefits and harms.

Item Type: Article
DOI/Identification number: 10.3399/bjgp19X705533
Uncontrolled keywords: Family Practice; General Practice; Primary Health Care; Organisational Models; Health Policy; England
Subjects: H Social Sciences
Divisions: Faculties > Social Sciences > School of Social Policy Sociology and Social Research > Centre for Health Services Studies
Depositing User: Lindsay Forbes
Date Deposited: 23 Apr 2019 16:13 UTC
Last Modified: 09 Oct 2019 15:47 UTC
Resource URI: https://kar.kent.ac.uk/id/eprint/73588 (The current URI for this page, for reference purposes)
Forbes, Lindsay J.L.: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-4654-9520
Peckham, Stephen: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-7002-2614
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