National policies and guidance for general practice

In this section you can find information on national policies and guidance as well as information on how to plan strategically for health inequalities.

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Remobilising General Practice – Risk Management

National level

The following are links to some of the key policies and strategies currently influencing the national landscape:

A National Clinical Strategy for Scotland

A Route Map for the 2020 Vision (PDF)

GMS Contract for Scotland 2018 

Guidance for GP Clusters (PDF)

Health and Social Care Delivery Plan (PDF)

Improving Together

Memorandum of Understanding (PDF)

National Health and Wellbeing Outcomes (PDF)

Practising Realistic Medicine (PDF)

Primary Care Outcome (PDF)

Reducing Health Inequalities