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Technical Steering Committee (TSC)

These reports are produced by the Technical Steering Committee, which looks at technical aspects of GP contracts and produces a series of reports for negotiators. It includes representatives from the four UK health departments, NHS Employers, the BMA and NHS Digital.

For archived versions of these documents please visit the Technical Steering Committee Archive page.


Workplan report

UK Contract Uplift

This table shows the annual uplift applied to the GMS contract across the UK since the 2004/05 contract year


Financial monitoring

Payments made under the General Medical Services contract


Dispensing

Calculations for a new dispensing feescale can be found under the Latest Version in the publication series here:

Proposed Dispensing Feescales publication series


Seniority payments

Calculations to determine the level of seniority payment that individual GPs are entitled to each year.

Final seniority factors

The current Final Seniority Factors can be found under the Latest Version in the publication series here:

Final Seniority Factors publication series

Interim seniority factors

The current Interim Seniority Factors can be found under the Latest Version in the publication series here:

Interim Seniority Factors publication series



Deprivation Analysis

A one-off piece of analysis undertaken to provide evidence on the potential link between deprivation and the ratio of GPs' expenses to earnings in England to feed any reviews of the Carr-Hill funding formula


Other reports of interest

The report below is not produced by NHS Digital but may be of interest to readers of TSC reports:

Final Report of the Eighth National GP Worklife Survey.

 


Further information

internal Technical Steering Committee (TSC) Archive

The following archived reports are produced by the Technical Steering Committee, which looks at technical aspects of GP contracts and produces a series of reports for negotiators. It includes representatives from the four UK health departments, NHS Employers, the BMA and NHS Digital.

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