Contracts and Guidance

The GP Contract 19-20: Investment-and-evolution-five-year-framework. Includes Annex C p87 Network Contract DES Registration Form and Annex E p96 Network Contract DES Workforce Role Descriptions and Outputs.

The PCN DES: Contract agreement PCN DES guidance-Jan2019

Derby and Derbyshire LMC:  1 Page Summary of 2019-20 Contract Changes

PCN Handbook

This handbook, issued by the BMA has been created to give advice and options to groups of practices looking to establish and develop a primary care network.

Please use link below for the full guide.

PCN Handbook

2019-20 contract funding

PCN Top Ten Tips

The BMA have produced the document below, which looks at the top tips when it comes  to entering into a PCN.

View Primary Care Network top tips from the BMA here


PCN FAQs – May 2019 – NHSE

GP contract 2019/20 FAQs – BMA


The HEE Star is a tool developed by HEE to bring structure and coherence to conversations about workforce challenges and to support workforce transformation.

The primary function of the HEE Star is as an Organisational Development tool, enabling a comprehensive diagnostic of workforce requirements and better definition and prioritisation of solutions.

Secondly, it’s an interactive resource with details of new roles, leadership tools and new ways of working.


Primary Care Networks – Where are We Now and Where are We Going? Seminar – 17 October 2019:

Come and hear from our PCN experts from Capsticks, BHP Chartered Accountants, Agencia and others on range of topics covering what has happened since 1st July 2019, what do PCN’s need to do before 31 March 2019 and how to plan for the next financial year and beyond.

If you have any questions please do not hesitate to contact and to book your place please follow this link.

2019 PCN Seminar.

PCN – Next Steps for Practice Managers – Midlands Event – 12th November 2019 09:30 – 16:30 – Venue TBC (please see link below for booking details)


PCN Clinical Directors Conference June 2019.  Details of webinar can be found here: BMA Website

Details of NHSE regional event can be seen here: NHSE website.

PCN Additional Roles Reimbursement Scheme – Baseline and Additionality Slides – Final

NHSE will be hosting a number of webinars, details of which can be found on the NHSE website.

Primary Care Networks: Network Agreement (Schedule Completion) Webinar – Slide Pack

Primary Care Networks: Engagement Webinar held on 21-02-19 – presentation material: Slide Pack