The King's Fund

Commissioning and funding general practice

  • Format: Printed copy
  • Authors: Rachael Addicott, Chris Ham
  • Publication date: 19 February 2014

This report argues for a new approach that brings together funding for general practice with funding for many other services. It would entail new forms of commissioning, with GPs innovating in how care is delivered. Over time, the report foresees ‘family care networks’ emerging that provide forms of care well beyond what is currently available in general practices.