Primary and community care

Primary and community care services are usually the first level of contact between people and the NHS. With a new commissioning role, those working in these areas must now balance quality of care and patient experience with efficiency and productivity targets.


Related projects

Volunteering in general practice

This project brings together information on volunteering in general practice across England.

Older people’s experiences of community health services

This project seeks to better understand the experiences of older people who rely on community health services and to explore how these services can be improved.

Our work on this topic

12 Jul 2016
Ruth Robertson, Shilpa Ross, Chris Naylor , Holly Holder, Silvia Machaqueiro
17 Jun 2016
Patrick Hall
5 May 2016
Beccy Baird, Anna Charles, Matthew Honeyman, David Maguire, Preety Das