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NHS England



NHSX is a joint unit bringing together teams from the Department of Health and Social Care and NHS England and NHS Improvement to drive the digital transformation of care


NHS Confederation

A membership body that brings together, and speaks on behalf of, the whole health and care system.


NHS Long Term Plan

As medicine advances, health needs change and society develop, the NHS must continually move forward so that in 10 years’ time we have a service fit for the future. The NHS Long Term Plan is drawn up by frontline staff, patients’ groups, and national experts to be ambitious but realistic.


PCN Network DES

This document sets out how commissioners must offer to primary medical services contractors the opportunity to participate in the Network Contract DES; the eligibility requirements and process for primary medical services contractors to participate in the Network Contract DES; and in relation to the Network Contract DES, the rights and obligations.


Enhanced Health and Care in Care Home (EHCH)

This implementation framework supports the delivery of the minimum standard described in the Network Contract Directed Enhanced Service (DES) for 2020/21 and the NHS Standard Contract, and should be read alongside these contractual requirements.

Further reading regarding Network contracts can be found here


Wessex LMC

Wessex Local Medical Committees (LMCs) is the only representative body, recognised by statute, for GPs and their Practices, operating across the counties of Dorset, Hampshire, the Isle of Wight, Somerset, and Wiltshire. We also provide services to the Islands of Jersey and Guernsey, representing in total, around 465 Practices and 3755 GPs, whether Partners, Salaried GPs, or freelance locums. We exist solely to represent, advise, and support GPs and their Practices.


Frimley Collaborative

The Frimley Collaborative is a partnership of East Berkshire, Surrey Heath and North East Hampshire and Farnham CCGs.


North East Hampshire and Farnham CCG

A clinical commissioning group is an NHS organisation set up by the Health and Social Care Act 2012 to organise the delivery of NHS services in England.  It is clinically led by GPs and clinical staff who work with patients and are best placed to make decisions about local healthcare commissioning.


Salus Medical Services Ltd

Salus Medical Services was formed by all the local GP practices in response to local and national pressures that face both Primary Care and the wider NHS. They help the federation practices work better together and with other healthcare providers, reducing wastage and improving patients’ experiences. Aldershot Health PCN work closely with the Salus team and benefit from their expertise in recruitment and managing the administrative part of PCN staff.