good to see positive signs of progress in tackling the divide between primary and secondary healthcare
A vanguard acute trust has added a fourth GP practice to its primary care provider arm and is finalising the process with two others, HSJ has learned.Yeovil Hospital Foundation Trust’s subsidiary company, Symphony Healthcare Services, has told HSJ it is also in talks with six more practices. Yeovil District Hospital Yeovil District Hospital NHS Foundation Trust has integrated another GP practice to its primary care organisation. The company took over three GP practices last spring as part of its programme to set up a primary and acute care system. In November, Symphony managing director Mandy Seymour-Hanbury said she hoped another 10 practices would agree to be taken over by March 2017 – but the latest integrations bring the total up to four.