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Stakeholder Newsletter - January 2019

View the Black Country and West Birmingham STP Stakeholder Newsletter   pdf January 2019 (332 KB)

Productive General Practice (PGP) Wave 8 Funding Available

Expressions of interest are now open for PGP Quick Start funding. PGP Quick Start is an on-site, hands-on, short term support package for practices and forms part of a local Time for Care programme. It aims to help practices release time for care by introducing high impact work flows and developing quality improvement expertise. A case study video explains more about the programme.

Wave 8 funding will support a significant number of practices. Expressions of interest will be accepted from practices that have already had PGP support in their area.

To apply, complete an document expression of interest form (291 KB) and send to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. by Friday 8 February 2019. Expressions of interest must be completed by a primary care organisation representing at least eight practices.

Season's Greetings

Dr Helen Hibbs, Senior Responsible OfficerOn behalf of the STP, I would like to pass on seasonal greetings to all our health and care partners and their staff. Thank you for your support and involvement. We look forward to working with you throughout 2019, as we continue to improve the health and wellbeing of our local population.

Best wishes

Dr Helen Hibbs