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Primary care

Primary care is the day-to-day healthcare given by a health care provider. Typically this provider acts as the first contact and principal point of continuing care for patients within a healthcare system, and coordinates other specialist care that the patient may need. Patients commonly receive primary care from professionals such as a primary care physician, a nurse practitioner, or a physician assistant. In some localities, such a professional may be a registered nurse, a pharmacist, a clinical officer, or an Ayurvedic or other traditional medicine professional. Depending on the nature o ...

Adult-gerontology nurse practitioner

An adult-gerontology nurse practitioner is a nurse practitioner that specializes in continuing and comprehensive healthcare for adults across the lifespan from adolescence to old age.

Allied Healthcare

Nestor Primecare Services Limited also known as Allied Healthcare was the UKs largest domiciliary care business and a leading provider of outsourced healthcare services to the English primary care sector.

AT Medics

AT Medics is the largest provider of primary care services to the National Health Service in London. It has 37 primary care sites and covers 16 London CCG areas and 270.000 patients. Four of AT Medics’ practices have achieved" Outstanding” CQC ratings, the highest possible rating for a GP practice. Primary care practices managed by AT Medics had some of the best outcomes in type-2 diabetes care in England and Wales according to the National Diabetes Audit NDA for 2017/18.

Australian Journal of Primary Health

The Australian Journal of Primary Health is a quarterly peer-reviewed healthcare journal published by CSIRO Publishing on behalf of the Australian Institute for Primary Care and Ageing. It was established in 1995 as the Australian Journal of Primary Health Interchange and obtained its current name in 2001. The journal covers all aspects of community health services and primary health care. The current Editors-in-Chief are Amanda Kenny and Virginia Lewis.

Brighton and Hove Integrated Care Service

Brighton and Hove Integrated Care Service is a not-for-profit social enterprise and GP Federation based in Brighton. The service commissioned Age UK and Brighton and Hove Impetus in 2014 to recruit 60 volunteers to work in GP surgeries to ease the pressure in their surgeries and keep people out of hospital. The project – known as EPIC Extended Primary Integrated Care – also uses nurses and pharmacists to deal with minor ailments and medicine reviews. The organisation won a contract for dermatology services from Brighton and Hove Clinical Commissioning Group - a service which they had been ...