Technical Steering Committee (TSC)

Summary

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.

Contract Uplift Table, 2004-05 to 2016-17


Financial monitoring

Dispensing

Seniority payments

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

Final seniority factors

Interim seniority factors

General Practice Trends in the UK

Country level general practice workforce and patient list size trends.

General Practice Trends in the UK to 2016


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

GP Earnings and Expenses by Deprivation Score, England 2011-12 and 2012-13: Report

GP Earnings and Expenses by Deprivation Score, England 2011-12 and 2012-13: Annex 1

GP Earnings and Expenses by Deprivation Score, England 2011-12 and 2012-13: Annex 2


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

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    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.