4 Primary Care Networks and 10 Independent Practices

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NHS North East Essex CCG currently has 35 practices with a patient population of 351,766. There are 4 primary care networks and 10 independent practices that have not yet joined a “working at scale” organisation.

These networks are groups of practices that have joined forces to achieve efficiencies and share expertise. Alongside these there are 20 training practices in North East Essex.

We are piloting various schemes to develop primary care teams, such as employing clinical pharmacists, paramedics to do home visits and mental health nurses based in GP practices. First contact practitioner schemes including practice based MKS specialists to help release GP time and reduce acute referrals.  We are also in the planning stages of rolling out social prescribing across all practices to free up clinicians’ time.

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North East Essex comprises of Colchester and Tendring. Colchester is Britain’s oldest recorded town and was the first city and capital in Roman Britain. The town is thriving and modern with great attractions, including the family favourites Colchester Zoo and Colchester Castle, alongside fantastic places to eat, drink and shop. With picturesque villages and being only minutes away from the coast, the Colchester area is a fantastic place to live.

Tendring has excellent road, travel and air links, you can get to Stansted airport in under one hour. The coastal resorts are collectively known as theSunshine coast’ and attract many thousands of holiday makers each year.

Local Primary Care landscape, the Primary Care Strategy and new models of care.

Hear from Dr Hasan Chowhan, Chair at North East Essex CCG and the Head of Primary Care, Claire McInerney talking about the local primary care landscape, the Primary Care Strategy and new models of care such as the Hub and Spoke Model and Alliance Working as well as being part of Wave 2 of Integrated Care System (ICS) across North East Essex and Suffolk. Learn about the local Kings Fund delivered leadership development programme as well as transformative initiatives such as First Point of Contact Physio and Care Navigation using the CareIS system.

Clare McInerney - Head of Primary Care
Dr Hasan Chowhan, Chair at North East Essex CCG

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