Number of general practice comparison websites should be cut to one, recommends Health FoundationBMJ 2015; 351 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.h5463 (Published 13 October 2015) Cite this as: BMJ 2015;351:h5463
- Jacqui Wise
The multitude of NHS and other public sector websites carrying information on the quality of care in general practices in England should be consolidated into a single site, an independent review by the Health Foundation recommends.1
The review was commissioned by the health secretary, Jeremy Hunt, in June. Alongside the announcement of the review, Hunt sent a message to NHS staff on the new deal for GPs referring to the concept of a publicly available general practice “scorecard.” He said that this “would help support quality improvement by providing unprecedented transparency …
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