Securing the future of general practice: new models of primary care

Nigel Edwards, Jo Maybin, Nicola Walsh, Rachael Addicott, Judith Smith, Holly Holder, Helen Parker, Rebecca Rosen

General practice in England is under significant strain, with many GPs caught on a treadmill of trying to meet current demand, while lacking time to reflect on how to provide and organise care for the future.

To inform the challenges facing primary care, the former Midlands and East Strategic Health Authority – now NHS England (Midlands and East) – commissioned the Nuffield Trust and The King's Fund to undertake a review of UK and international models of primary care, focusing on those that could increase capacity and help primary care meet the pressures it faces.

Read the full report on the Nuffield Trust website