For the third year in succession, 12PointCare successfully provided additional GP and nursing appointments for North Hertfordshire patients via its member Practices as part of the Locality Winter Resilience Scheme. This scheme covered the period 1 October 2017 – 15 April 2018.
GP Practices received a pro-rata share of the available funds offered by the East and North Herts CCG and were required to submit a monthly audit to demonstrate the extra capacity provided. Between its member Practices, 12PointCare are pleased to have delivered a total of:
- 7,554 additional patient appointments during core surgery hours (Monday – Friday 8am – 6.30pm)
- 1,335 additional patient appointments outside of core surgery hours (including weekends)
- 63 additional Care Home ward rounds