General Practice Extraction Service (GPES) collects information and data for a wide range of purposes including providing GP payments. It works in conjunction with the Calculating Quality Reporting System (CQRS) and GP clinical systems as part of the NHS Digital’s GP collections service.
GPES is made up of:
- GP Data Collector a system used to request, collect, and process data from each GP system supplier and deliver it to the intended recipient. GP Data Collector (GPDC) is hosted by the Data Delivery Centre (DDC) on the Secondary Uses Service (SUS)+ infrastructure
- GPET- E are extraction tools (GPET-E) designed by clinical system suppliers