‘pathfinder’ GP practices published

The lists of ‘pathfinder’ GP practices have now been published. (medConfidential has been asking for these to be made public since October of last year.)

At least now patients in these practices can know that their GPs have volunteered them and their families to be guinea-pigs for ‘Round 3’…

1) Blackburn with Darwen CCG – said they were “ready to start” at the end of June, now delayed until September 2015:

  1. Cornerstone Practice, Shadsworth Surgery
  2. St George’s Surgery
  3. Pringle Street Surgery
  4. Brookhouse Medical Centre
  5. Darwen Health Link, Darwen Health Centre
  6. Montague Practice, Barbara Castle Way Health Centre
  7. Spring-Fenisco Healthlink
  8. Audley Health Centre
  9. Limefield Surgery
  10. Hollins Grove Surgery
  11. Ewood Medical Centre
  12. Brownhill Surgery
  13. Dr Hirst Practice, Darwen Health Centre
  14. Darwen Healthcare, Darwen Health Centre
  15. Primrose Bank Medical Centre
  16. Roe Lee Surgery
  17. Oakenhurst Surgery, Barbara Castle Way Health Centre
  18. Redlam Surgery
  19. Little Harwood Health Centre
  20. The Waterside Practice
  21. The Family Practice, Barbara Castle Way Health Centre
  22. Bentham Road Health Centre
  23. Shifa Surgery, Bangor Street

2) Somerset CCG – due to start in September 2015:

  1. Abbey Manor Medical Practice, Yeovil
  2. Beckington Family Practice, Beckington, Frome
  3. Blackbrook Surgery, Taunton
  4. Brendon Hills Surgery, Washford
  5. Bruton Surgery, Bruton
  6. Burnham Medical Centre, Burnham-on-Sea
  7. Buttercross Health Centre, Somerton
  8. Cannington Health Centre, Cannington
  9. Cranleigh Gardens Medical Centre, Bridgwater
  10. Crewkerne Health Centre, Crewkerne
  11. Crown Medical Centre, Taunton
  12. Dunster Surgery, Dunster
  13. East Quay Medical Centre, Bridgwater
  14. Exmoor Medical Centre, Dulverton
  15. French Weir Health Centre, Taunton
  16. Frome Medical Centre, Frome
  17. Glastonbury Health Centre, Glastonbury
  18. Glastonbury Surgery, Glastonbury
  19. Grove House Surgery, Shepton Mallet
  20. Hendford Lodge Medical Centre, Yeovil
  21. Highbridge Medical Centre, Highbridge
  22. Ilchester Surgery, Ilchester
  23. Irnham Lodge Surgery, Minehead
  24. Luson Surgery, Wellington
  25. Meadows Surgery, Ilminster
  26. Mendip Country Practice, Coleford
  27. Millbrook Surgery, Castle Cary
  28. North Petherton Surgery, North Petherton
  29. Park Medical Practice, Shepton Mallet
  30. Polden Medical Practice, Edington and Woolavington
  31. Porlock Medical Centre, Porlock
  32. Preston Grove Medical Centre, Yeovil
  33. Quantock Medical Centre, Nether Stowey
  34. Quantock Vale Surgery, Bishop’s Lydeard
  35. Redgate Medical Centre, Bridgwater
  36. Somerset Bridge Medical Centre, Bridgwater
  37. Springmead Surgery, Chard
  38. St James Medical Centre, Taunton
  39. Summervale Surgery, Ilminster
  40. Taunton Road Medical Centre, Bridgwater
  41. Tawstock Medical Centre, Chard
  42. Victoria Park Medical Centre, Taunton
  43. Vine Surgery (L85029), Street
  44. Vine Surgery (L85060), Street
  45. Warwick House Medical Centre, Taunton
  46. Wellington Medical Centre, Wellington
  47. Wells City Practice, Wells
  48. Wells Health Centre, Wells
  49. West One Surgery, Crewkerne
  50. Westlake Surgery, West Coker
  51. Williton Surgery, Williton
  52. Wincanton Health Centre, Wincanton

3) West Hampshire CCG – due to start in September 2015:

  1. Alma Road Surgery, Romsey
  2. Alresford Surgery
  3. Andover Health Centre
  4. Barton Webb Peploe Partnership, Barton-on-Sea, New Milton
  5. Blackthorn Medical Centre, Totton
  6. Bursledon Surgery
  7. Charlton Hill Practice, Andover
  8. Cornerways Medical Centre, Ringwood
  9. Fordingbridge Surgery
  10. Forest Gate Surgery, Totton
  11. Friarsgate Practice, Winchester
  12. Fryern Surgery, Chandlers Ford
  13. Dr. S J Godfrey & Partners, Totton Health Centre
  14. Gratton Surgery, Stockbridge
  15. Hedge End Medical Centre
  16. Lyndhurst Surgery
  17. Park and St Francis Surgery, Chandlers Ford
  18. Red and Green Practice, Hythe, Southampton
  19. Ringwood Medical Centre
  20. Shepherds Spring Medical Centre, Andover
  21. St Andrews Surgery, Eastleigh
  22. St Mary’s Surgery, Andover
  23. St Paul’s Surgery, Winchester
  24. Stockbridge Practice
  25. Stokewood Surgery, Bishopstoke, Eastleigh
  26. Testvale Surgery, Totton
  27. Twin Oaks Medical Centre, Bransgore, Christchurch
  28. Watercress Medical, Mansfield Park Surgery, Medstead, Alresford
  29. Waterfront and Solent Surgery, Totton
  30. West End Surgery, West End
  31. Whitchurch Surgery

UPDATE 8/7/15: Freedom of Information requests by Dr Neil Bhatia reveal that just 12 GP practices across the three Leeds CCGs have signed up to be ‘pathfinders’:

4) Leeds North CCG – start date unknown:

  1. Foundry Lane Surgery
  2. North Leeds Medical Practice
  3. Oakwood Surgery
  4. Oakwood Lane Medical Practice
  5. The Avenue Surgery

5) Leeds South and East CCG – start date unknown:

  1. Kippax Hall Surgery
  2. Windmill Health Centre

6) Leeds West CCG – start date unknown:

  1. Burton Croft Surgery
  2. Thornton Medical Centre
  3. Craven Road Medical Practice
  4. Fieldhead Surgery
  5. Burley Park Medical Centre