A type of GP PRACTICE.
An organisation acting as HEALTH CARE PROVIDER and constituted for the delivery of General Medical Services. A GENERAL MEDICAL PRACTITIONER PRACTICE comprises a set of POSTS IN GMP PRACTICES approved for the delivery of services in a specified GEOGRAPHIC AREA. The posts are of three types. Principal GENERAL MEDICAL PRACTITIONER PRACTICE posts are approved by the PRIMARY CARE TRUST who also approves the practice area. GENERAL MEDICAL PRACTITIONER REGISTRARS are approved by the local Postgraduate Education Committee. Other posts in the practice are approved by the PRIMARY CARE TRUST.
Individuals are contracted to fill these posts.
A GENERAL MEDICAL PRACTITIONER PRACTICE will survive changes in personnel or the removal or addition of approved posts.
This class is also known by these names:
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