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September 22, 2011
The development of clinical commissioning groups (CCGs) is spurring on general practices to "become team players", a survey suggests.

The development of clinical commissioning groups (CCGs) is spurring on general practices to "become team players", a survey suggests.

In the face of health reform plans, the PCC Practice Management Survey 2011 revealed general practice staff are keen to develop better working relationships with hospital doctors and other clinicians.

The creation of CCGs emerged as a strategic priority for practices, with 86% rating it either important or very important.

September 13, 2011
The NHS Alliance and the National Association of Primary Care aim to put CCGs "at the heart of the new NHS"

The NHS Alliance and the National Association of Primary Care (NAPC) have teamed up to form an independent body to give clinical commissioning groups (CCGs) a "united voice".

The coalition aims to ensure CCGs are at the heart of the new NHS as opposed to "being controlled by the centre and overburdened by statutory responsibilities." 

The NHS Alliance and the National Association of Primary Care (NAPC) have teamed up to form an independent body to give clinical commissioning groups (CCGs) a "united voice".